Student killed in Kaduna abduction marked birthday a week ago

279, Dorathy Tirno Yohanna

It has emerged that Dorathy Tirno Yohanna, one the three students of Greenfield University, Kaduna, killed by kidnappers turned a year older about a week ago.

Dorathy(pictured) hailed from Kaduna South.

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She was among the three undergraduates of Greenfield University found dead after their abduction alongside many others in the institution located at Kasarami village in Chikun LGA area of the State on Tuesday night.

The others killed were Abubakar Yusuf Sanga (male), and an unnamed female student. Their bodies were found on Friday in Kwanan Bature village, a location close to the university.

Report said on April 15 Dorathy was a year older only to be kidnapped five days later and found killed by her abductors about a week after her birthday.

Kaduna State Internal Security and Home Affairs Commissioner Samuel Aruwan broke the news of the students’ killing via a statement, saying “In an act of mindless evil and sheer wickedness, the armed bandits who kidnapped students of Greenfield University have shot dead three of the abducted students.

“The remains of three students were found today (Friday) in Kwanan Bature village, a location close to the university, and have been evacuated to a mortuary by the Commissioner, Internal Security and Home Affairs, and Force Commander, Operation Thunder Strike, Lt.Col. MH Abdullahi.”

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