A polytechnic lecturer, Yohanna Bzegu, has been shot dead in Adamawa State by yet-to-be identified gunmen.
Bzegu, a lecturer with the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola, was shot dead in the early hours of Thursday at his Bajabure residence, behind Anglican Junior Seminary, a satellite town on the outskirts of Yola, the state capital.
The assailants reportedly broke into his house and shot at his chest and watched him die while his wife watched helplessly
A family source who spoke on condition of anonymity while speaking to journalists said the attackers gained entry into the late lecturer’s residence at about 3am. The source also stated that it was the fifth attempt by the assailants on the residence, adding they succeeded in killing him during the latest attempt.