A young man has been allegedly shot in the head at close range, at the Niger Delta University (NDU), Amassoma about an hour and a half ago.
Sources said the gory incident happened in front of the Faculty of Management Sciences at the new campus of the Bayelsa State-owned university.
The cause of the attack on Ogumakpeye or who was responsible for the attack is not immediately known as of the time of filing in this report but some students at the NDU said it must have been suspected cultists.
The Public Relations Officer of the institution, Edoni Ngezi, who confirmed the incident to Nigerdeltaconnect, via a telephone chat, said the victim, James Ogumakpeye, a 200-level Marketing student was immediately rushed to the Sick Bay of the university.
Pressed further for more facts, Ngezi said it is not immediately clear if the victim was dead or still alive as he was yet to hear from the school’s security men who took him to the hospital.
Details later ……….