VAM News Update
THE Bauchi State Police Command has revealed that the 500-level Geology student of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Joseph Agabaidu, was fatally stabbed while attempting to retrieve his girlfriend’s handbag from armed robbers.
According to the Police, the armed robbers snatched the girlfriend’s handbag, leading to the tragic confrontation.
The statement reads : “Commissioner of Police Bauchi State Command, CP Auwal Mohammed received in the audience the leadership of two student bodies (NUBAS and SUG ) in his office at the State Command Headquarters.
“Their visits were prompted by the recent incident which occurred on 2nd December 2023 where some unknown persons, numbers not ascertained, snatched a handbag containing a mobile phone belonging to a lady, one Philomena Ahobee (28), a student of Abubakar Tatari Polytechnic, Bauchi.
“As a result of which her boyfriend, Agbaidu Joseph, (28) of Anguwan Ngas who is a student of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, tried to help her to retrieve the handbag containing the phone. The assailant(s) stabbed him on the left side of his chest with a sharp knife.