ADVERTISEMENT

Student punished to death at Kaduna Air Force school by 2 seniors

The deceased student was reportedly subjected to corporal punishment by two SS3 students leading to his death.

Orphan student punished to death at Kaduna Air Force school by 2 seniors

Aliyu, who lost his parents in 2013, is survived by his twin brother, who is also a student at the military boarding school, located in Mando, Kaduna.

According to a report, the two unnamed SS3 students summoned the deceased to their room under the pretext of punishing him for an offence.

Unfortunately, the 15-year-old orphan ended up dying in the process and his remains have been deposited in the mortuary, per Daily Trust.

ADVERTISEMENT

Reacting to the development, spokesperson of the Nigerian Airforce (NAF), Air Vice Marshal Edward Gabkwet, said the institution is saddened by the incident.

He made this known in a statement issued on the matter on Saturday, June 22, 2024, wherein he said an investigation to unravel the circumstances surrounding the incident is ongoing.

ADVERTISEMENT

“The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Hassan Abubakar, and indeed the entire NAF family are saddened by the painful and unfortunate incident of the untimely death of one of our students at Air Force Secondary School, Kaduna, on June 19, 2024.”

“To avoid all sorts of speculations, a thorough investigation is currently ongoing to unravel how, why, and what actually led to the death of the victim. Rest assured that this matter is receiving the utmost urgency it deserves, and we won’t rest until it is unravelled,” the statement read.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.
ADVERTISEMENT

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng

Recommended articles

Police to commence e-Central Motor Registry enforcement July 29

Police to commence e-Central Motor Registry enforcement July 29

Gunmen abduct acting Rector, other management staff of Benue Polytechnic

Gunmen abduct acting Rector, other management staff of Benue Polytechnic

Remi Tinubu sad over loss of lives in Plateau school building collapse

Remi Tinubu sad over loss of lives in Plateau school building collapse

Anambra Police arrest bicycle repairer for owning Lexus 300 jeep

Anambra Police arrest bicycle repairer for owning Lexus 300 jeep

Car owners troop out as FG inaugurates CNG conversion centres in Abuja

Car owners troop out as FG inaugurates CNG conversion centres in Abuja

Tinubu will solve Nigeria’s current economic situation - Gov Yahaya

Tinubu will solve Nigeria’s current economic situation - Gov Yahaya

We’ve not received a dime from FG to implement wage award – Otti

We’ve not received a dime from FG to implement wage award – Otti

Tinubu pledges to complete East-West Road project linking 3 states

Tinubu pledges to complete East-West Road project linking 3 states

FG approves $21m contract for metering 187 flow stations to curb oil theft

FG approves $21m contract for metering 187 flow stations to curb oil theft

Pulse Sports

The Cristiano Ronaldo question and 3 biggest disappointments of EURO 2024

The Cristiano Ronaldo question and 3 biggest disappointments of EURO 2024

God won't forgive him for the stress — Celebrity Arsenal fan on Liverpool icon Roberto Firmino becoming a pastor

God won't forgive him for the stress — Celebrity Arsenal fan on Liverpool icon Roberto Firmino becoming a pastor

Transfer News LIVE: Chelsea set condition for Osimhen transfer as Arsenal AGREE personal terms with Calafiori plus all the latest DONE deals and more

Transfer News LIVE: Chelsea set condition for Osimhen transfer as Arsenal AGREE personal terms with Calafiori plus all the latest DONE deals and more

He will surpass me and others — France legend Zidane makes bold prediction for EURO 2024 star

He will surpass me and others — France legend Zidane makes bold prediction for EURO 2024 star

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT