There was breach of the peace at the Federal university of technology, Minna, Niger state after some students of the institution reportedly set ablaze the clinic on Bossom campus after a student died due to lack of the health centre.
The victim, simply identified as Yeye was a 300level student in chemistry Option collapsed on field during training, around 5:08pm, and was rushed to the school clinic for treatment, but the staffs at the clinic to refused to do anything on him until his school ID card be provided.
Nigeria Politics Online gathered that after some deliberation, the guy gave up the ghost. The students were pissed off accusing the doctor not giving him first aid.
A student source who also confirmed the story told our correspondent, the victim was part of the football for school team.
“After he played the friendly match… The school coach was about to start the discussion with them before he went down.
“They rushed him to school clinic… On getting there doctor confirmed he has peg out
“They rushed him to the general hospital maybe he can be alive because the students there said he was sweating,” he added
It was learnt that the aggrieved students square up and burnt down the clinic and the school bakery before the fire service could arrive.
They were said to have branched the school hostels, vandalizing hostels, glass windows, dining Hall, Photocopy Stand, Micro Finance Bank and cars.
Meanwhile, soldiers, Policemen were deployed in the school to restore peace but the school management is yet to make any official statement about the incident as at the time of filing this report.