The Vice-Chancellor Plateau State University, Bokkos has reacted over the death of a 100 student who dies as a result of a peaceful Protest organize by SUG of the institution yesterday April 13, 2021.
The deceased, Isreal Emmanuel, was the class Rep of the Mathematics Department of the university.
He died as a result of the injuries he sustained from the accident after falling off the car while protesting over the kidnapped of 3 female students.
The Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Yohana Izam, confirmed the death of Emmanuel in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday.
The Vice-Chancellor described the death of the student as “very sad” and “unfortunate”.
“To us as an institution, Emmanuel’s death is shocking and a great loss to us considering the cause of his death.
“We have been cautioning the students against demonstration and protests, which are not jamborees, yet they keep doing it.
“Our pain and regret are that the Monday protest has robbed us of a precious soul and forced us into mourning,” He lamented.