On Monday night, 9 July, 2019 around 9:00pm some unidentified masked men stormed the apartments of students of Plateau State University, Bokkos (PLASU), attacked and stole from them, leaving them with injuries.
According to reports, the attackers covered their faces with masks and tree leaves. They are suspected to be fellow students, although none has been identified.
The attackers were speaking in Tarok language, and were stopping people on the road, beating and collecting their phones. They will first ask you of your name and your tribe and if you are Tarok you are safe but if you are not Tarok you will be a victim. an eye witness said.
See graphic pictures of some of the injured students below.