Nigerian Police Act on Varsity Killings


Nigeria police have made more arrests in connection with deaths of four students from Uniport University. Classes have officially begun again but some students are reluctant to return.
Photo: Vanguard

Nigerian police parade suspects allegedly behind the Uniport killings,

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    This Day, 21 December 2012

    The trial of the 13 persons accused of the murder of four students of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) on October 5 was Thursday stalled due to the failure of prisons ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Uniport Four - More Suspects in Police Net

    Vanguard, 11 November 2012

    POLICE in Rivers State have urged the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) student community and the general public not to construe the reopening of the university as an end to ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Uniport Reopens

    Vanguard, 8 November 2012

    University of Port Harcourt has reopened for academic activities weeks after it was closed following protests that greeted the murder of students of the univeristy by some Aluu ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Uniport 4 - Getting Close to Justice

    Leadership, 28 October 2012

    The road to getting justice for the murdered four undergraduate students of the University of Port Harcourt became clearer last Wednesday, October 17, 2012, when the police ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Uniport Four - Suspects to Appear in Court Today

    Vanguard, 17 October 2012

    Thirteen suspects arrested in connection with the killing of four students of the University of Port Harcourt will be arraigned in court today.This was made known in Port Harcourt ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Suspect Accuses Policeman of Joining in the Lynch of Aluu Four

    This Day, 17 October 2012

    More revelations are emerging on how four University of Port Harcourt undergraduates were killed as a suspect in custody, David Ugbaje, Tuesday accused a policeman of participating ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Uniport Four - Different Versions of Why They Were Killed

    Vanguard, 17 October 2012

    The People of Omuokiri Aluu community in ObiaAkpo Local Government Area of Rivers state did not envisage the outcry that has continued to trail the brutal murder of four students ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Aluu Killings - 13 to Appear in Court Today

    Daily Trust, 17 October 2012

    The Rivers state Police command says the 13 suspects arrested in connection to the killing of four university of Port-Harcourt students at Aluu village will be charged to court ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Aluu Killing - Rivers Police Parade 13 Suspects

    Leadership, 16 October 2012

    The Rivers Police Command has arrested 13 suspects in connection with the alleged killing of four students of the University of Port Harcourt, in Aluu community. read more »

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