News reaching icmaxblog® reports that
students of the University of Port Harcourt
under the aegis of National Association of
Nigeria Students, NANS, on Tuesday went on
rampage protesting the murder of four of
their colleagues by youths in Omuokiri-Aluu
community last Friday and set ablaze no
fewer than 12 houses in the community
even as the university has been shut down
by the school authorities.
According to the report, the rampaging
students blocked the East West road for
several hours before allegedly marching to
Omuokiri-Aluu community to start wrecking
We also gathered that efforts of the Vice
Chancellor of the University, Prof Joseph
Ajienka to stop the riot was futile as the
angry students immediately started hurling
sachet water at him.
Security operatives were however sent to
the site to quell the situation down. No life
was lost.
More report to come your