An eyewitness has revealed how armed robbers allegedly killed a 200-level student of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, identified simply as Daniel, over SIM card.
According to The PUNCH, the eyewitness said that the incident happened on Sunday when the victim’s phone was taken by some armed robbers who raided his lodge.
“Daniel obediently gave his phone to the armed robbers but requested his SIM card; the robbers agreed to give him his SIM card.
“While holding his gun and struggling to remove a phone in a tight pack to give Daniel his SIM card, the hoodlum pulled the trigger and he (Daniel) was shot in the stomach.” he narrated.
It was also gathered that Daniel died in the hospital.
The incident has also been confirmed by the state police spokesman, DSP Tochukwu Ikenga.