Reports from the University of Abuja (UniAbuja) claim that suspected Fulani herdsmen in the early hours of today (8/2/2019) raided the Medical Students hostel of the University with arms and dangerous weapons, attacking and injuring occupants. Students were thrown into serious panic and pandemonium.
A social media user Dr Valentine Favour who posted a video of the incident on his twitter handle said the herdsmen were there to kill the students and possibly steal their belongings.
The twitter user said the injured students are currently receiving treatment at an undisclosed hospital in Abuja.
University of Abuja Medical Student Hostel was raided by Fulani Herdsmen. They came with the intention to kill medical students and steal their belongings.
Many students escaped but some were severely injured
Pls retweet until it gets to the right ear @DrJoeAbah @ShehuSani pic.twitter.com/zH1xjCvHle
— drvalentinefavour (@drvalentyn) August 2, 2019