An ND 1 computer science student of Auchi Polytechnic Edo state, identified as Owere Ambrose, has been killed following a gunshot to the head during a robbery operation at his hostel yesterday.
The victim was said to have died on the spot after suffering bullet shot to the head.
His remains have been taken to the nearest mortuary.
News of his death has thrown students into a state of sadness as many who knew him described him as a cheerful soul.
Ambrose would be missed by friends and family. His burial is expected to hold soon.