The Law Department of the Rivers State University has lost one of its final year student to death after she was stabbed in the institution in Port Harcourt.
The victim, who was identified as Matilda Itonyo Mark, was said to have been raped and subsequently stabbed by her assailants inside her apartment close to Eagle Island.
Matilda 24 was discovered in her pool of blood, to the shock of many people who witnessed the bloody body.
An ambulance accompanied by security personnel was sighted at the scene of the incident, taking the corpse away from the scene.
As at the time of filling this report, the Rivers state Police Command and the Management of the Rivers State University were yet to react to the incident.