Melancholy report reaching news desk has it that, SIX students of the Gombe State University lost their lives in a fatal motor accident which occurred at Sharfuri village in Kirfi Local Government Area of Bauchi State on the Bauchi-Gombe Road, last Saturday.

According to a statement made available to journalists in Bauchi on Sunday by the Bauchi State Police Command’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Haruna Muhammed, the deceased students were among others travelling in a red Volswagen Vento motor vehicle with registration no DAL 195-Gj.

Muhammed stated that policemen from the Kirfi Division visited the scene of accident immediately they got the report of the accident, adding that they rushed the victims to the Alkaleri General Hospital in Alkaleri, where the deceased on arrival, were confirmed dead by a medical doctor.

According to him, the deceased were identified as, Adamu Mohammed A., male of the Department of Education; Musa Sadi Abubakar, male, Department of English and Garba Mariam Anne, female of the Department of English.

Others were Suzy Stephen, female of the Department of English, Kamila Yunusa,female of the Department of English and a yet-to-be identified person.

While informing that efforts were being made to trace the families of the deceased, Haruna, a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), stated that their remains had been deposited at the mortuary of the Alkaleri General Hospital.

May their soul rest in peace.

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