Mercy Victor is a final year Nursing student in her 300level. On returning back to school after her visit to friends and relations in the town, she unfortunately ran into hoodlums in keke. The hoodlums were three in number, they raped and stabbed her to death
She is a student of the school of Nursing and Midwifery, Jalingo, in Taraba state.
The incident happened on her returning to school on Sunday night after she went to spend the weekend in town. She reportedly ran into the keke riders at about 10pm – 11pm, along the specialist and school of Nursing’s bridge and they raped and stabbed her.
She was later found in a pool of her own blood and was taken to the nearby specialist hospital Jalingo where she died this morning, Tuesday, 5th June 2018.
According to reports, the incident of rape is a re-occurrence with keke riders along that axis. And the hoodlums are in the habit of raping women around the same area and they have never been arrested