Accra: Armed Robbers kill final year University student in campus operation

The security situation for students of the University of Ghana is moving from worse to worst as a final year student of the University, Papa Ayensu Appiah Ofori has died after being attacked on campus, has learnt.

The student was reportedly stabbed in the leg by suspected armed robbers around Block C of the African Union Hall, popularly known as Pent on the University of Ghana campus and he succumbed to his injuries. Papa Ayensu who was a Political Science student was rushed to the Legon Hospital after the attack. Papa Ayensu Appiah Ofori was subsequently discharged on Sunday, November 10.

Local campus Radio Univers report says students of the University who regularly ply the route leading to the African Union Hall continue to lament about the state of insecurity in the area. With less security visibility and malfunctioning streetlights along the path leading to the hall, students who ply the route become susceptible to robbers.

The news of this murder follows after another level 400 student of the University of Ghana named Osei was attacked by armed men believed to be robbers along the same road leading from Pentagon to Evandy hostel situated on the University of Ghana campus.