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Again, Bandits Kill Another University Lecturer In Katsina

Less than ten days after bandits attacked and killed, Prof. Yusuf Sa’idu, a lecturer at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto(UDUS), another lecturer at the Federal University, Dutsinma (FUDMA) in Katsina State, Dr. Tiri David has also met the same fate.

David was killed on Tuesday by bandits who also kidnapped two of his children during the attack.

The deceased was the Head of the Department of Agricultural Economics, Extension, and Rural Development at the university.

Residents said David was killed at about 1:30 a.m. at his residence in Yarima Quarters, a housing estate in Dutsinma Local Government Area.

They said the terrorists invaded the community, shooting into the air with sophisticated weapons as they moved straight to the lecturer’s residence where they killed him and abducted two of his children.

The police spokesperson in Katsina, Abubakar Aliyu, confirmed the incident to reporters but said he could not immediately provide details.

Recall that Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto(UDUS) lecturer, Prof. Sa’idu on June 24, 2024 was also killed by bandits on his way to Kaduna from Sokoto State.

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