Isaac Thomas, a 24-year-old remaining yr scholar of Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria, was brutally murdered by supected Fulani miliia in Atakmawei, Zamandabo ward, in Atyap Chiefdom, Zangon Kataf Native Authorities Space (LGA) in Southern Kaduna.
Nationwide Public Relations Officer of the Southern Kaduna Folks’s Union (SOKAPU), Mr. Luka Binniyat, who confirmed the incident in an announcement on Friday, September 11, stated the Fulani militia laid ambush for Isaac, his brother Anthony Magaji and one different particular person, on the best way to their sugar cane farm.
“The Fulani militia on the eighth September, 2020 lay ambush for 3 Atyap youths from Atakmawei in similar Zamandabo Ward in Atyap Chiefdom, as they went to clear weed of their sugar cane farm a few kilometer from their village,” the assertion reads.
“All of a sudden, armed herdsmen got here from hiding and struck. They descended on them with daggers and machetes. Isaac Thomas, a remaining yr scholar of Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria, was hacked down. They axed his neck and head with macabre wounds and killed him immediately”
“Anthony Magaji, additionally an OND scholar of the identical faculty, managed to flee with life threatening accidents and is now below intensive care in a hospital, whereas the third escaped with much less damage.”
Additionally confirming the incident, the deceased’s colleague, Christopher Ugwuja, stated that Anthony remains to be in important situation.
“I remorse to announce the sudden dying of a colleague, pal and a humble secretary of Our Woman Reason behind Our Pleasure Praesidium, Legion of Mary Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic Zaria.. Brother Isaac Thomas.. A remaining yr HND scholar at Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic Zaria”
“He was attacked alongside aspect his brother Magaji Anthony who’s in important situation now, however the attackers (herdsmen) succeeded in killing Isaac all of it occurred of their hometown Kafanchan early morning of in the present day.. Brother with a heavy coronary heart we pray your soul relaxation in peace and will perpetual gentle shine in your half, Amen”
Pals have taken to social media to wish for Magaji’s restoration.