As Nigerians keeps agitating for justice for Miss Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, a 100 level University of Benin Micro Biology student, who was raped in a Redeem Church in Ikpoba hill in Edo state where she went to read, with arrests and investigations ongoing to unravel those behind the tragedy, another young female student, Barakat Bello has been raped and stabbed to death in Ibadan, Oyo State, by yet to be identified persons.
Until her death according to Sahara Reporters, Barakat 19, was a student of the Institute of Agriculture, Research and Training, Ibadan.
Barakat was reportedly attacked, raped and murdered while in her parents’ house in the Akinyele area of Ibadan on Monday evening.
Father of the deceased, Kasimu Elepo, who spoke with SaharaReporters, said that he was not at home when the incident occurred.
He disclosed that the deceased’s sister was also out of the house at the time the tragic incident occurred.
In Kasimu Elepo’s words said, “I was not at home when the incident happened. The younger sister was not at home too, she went for Quaranic lessons but when she returned home, she saw her at the back of the house with deep cuts all over her body. She had been raped and killed.
“Somebody called me on the phone that I should come home but he refused to tell me what happened. When I got home, I saw that my daughter had been raped and stabbed to death.”
Elepo, who could not contain his emotions, revealed that the police in the area had begun an investigation into the matter.