PLATEAU STATE UNIVERSITY, BOKKOS
Office of the Vice Chancellor Public Relations Unit
The Vice Chancellor Plateau State University, Bokkos Professor Yohana Daniel Izam has confirmed the unfortunate news of an attack on one of it's female hostels by suspected hoodlums on the night of Sunday , 09th June, 2019.
The incident he said has also left a 100 level Student of Geography in the Institution dead after sustaining gun shot injuries.
The Vice Chancellor Professor Yohana Daniel Izam regrets the demise of the promising young man particularly after a successful matriculation held at the University last week Friday.
Professor Izam on behalf of the University Community and particularly Management of the Institution is deeply touched by this act of man's inhumanity to man and sincerely extends the deepest sympathy of Management to the deceased parents and the entire University Community over this shocking development.
Meanwhile , Professor Izam has appealed for calm and cooperation especially among the students as the University's Campus Security Committee in collaboration with the Special Task Force have since swung into action to review the situation with a view of identifying the perpetrators of the crime so that this ugly occurrence can be permanently nipped in the bud.
John K. Agam,
Public Relations Officer,
10th June, 2019