#Uniport vs #Aluu4 – Uniport shut down as students set Omuokiri-Aluu ablaze

Students of the University of Port Harcourt, went on the rampage Tuesday  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.

Spokesman of the university, Dr William Wordi  assured he was going to send an official statement.  It was yet to come at the time of this report. University of Port Harcourt students brutally beaten and burnt alive

Students from other institution under  the aegis of National Association of Nigeria Students, NANS, stormed the university  to mobilise  students in Port Harcourt to protest against the
brutal killing of three of their colleagues and one other  by riotous youths in Omuokiri-Aluu community  last Friday.

The rampaging students blocked the East West road for several hours before allegedly marching to Omuokiri-Aluu community to start wrecking havoc.Sources said they have torched about twelve houses.
Sources gathered that while the rampaging students were on the East West road, they reportedly insisted that they would only move out of the road after the Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof Joseph Ajienka had addressed them.  The Vice Chancellor reportedly obliged them after securing assurances that he would not be rough handled.

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