Student Stabbed to Death in Port-Harcourt
A final year female Law student of the Rivers State University was stabbed to death today at her lodge close to the school gate.
The deceased, Miss Matilda Itonyo who was in her late twenties was reportedly assaulted before she was stabbed by some hoodlums in the early hours of Tuesday.
Secretary of the National Association of Nigerian Students in the University, Noble Nwokcha confirmed the incident. Nwokcha said her corpse has been deposited at the Mortuary.
Meanwhile, some course mates of the deceased said the death of Miss Matilda came as a surprise to them. They said she was a good entertainer who was friendly with her course mates.
Our correspondent reports that lectures were suspended at the Faculty of Law, Rivers State University to mourn the late student.