A 300-level student of University of Uyo, Fatherwills Ukpangere has been reportedly killed by rival Cult group.
Fatherwills Ukpangere of Department of Communication Arts, was hacked to death by cultist at the early hours of Tuesday.
According to a witness identity not revealed, the victim was killed by four students suspected to be members of the Black Axe confraternity.
The eye witness said:
“Four guys walked into that Barth Ebong area, later I heard gunshots which caused everyone around to run for safety. They came out and escaped through the gate unhindered, after the act,”
The victim body was taken by the Nigeria Police with further investigation ongoing.
The Akwa Ibom State Police Public Relations Officer, MacDon Odiko, while confirming the incident, said the body of the victim has been deposited at the mortuary.
Responding, the Director of Information, Students’ Union Government stated that he is aware of the cult clash but the victim is yet to be identified whether he is a student or not.