On Air Now

Sunny Side

Noon - 3:00pm

Shehu Shagari College of Education Shut Over Killing of Student

You are viewing content from Nigeria Info, Let's Talk! Lagos. Would you like to make this your preferred location?

The Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto has been shut down indefinitely following the killing of a student by a mob.

The deceased, identified as Deborah Samuel was accused of saying unflattering things about Prophet Mohammed.

She was reportedly taken to the school’s security post, following threats to her life.

The mob that killed her made their way to the post, where they dragged her out, hit her with sticks and stones until she was dead, and reportedly set her on fire.

A video of the late Deborah being beaten and hit with sticks has gone viral.

Another video shows one of her alleged killers boasting in the Hausa language about what he had done.

Nigeria Info will bring you more details about this.


  • Lagos Weather

    Sunny intervals

    High: 29°C | Low: 24°C