There is tension at the Bayelsa State-owned higher institution, the Niger Delta University (NDU), following the shooting of a 300 level student, James Okunmakpeye, during lectures by suspected cultists.
The deceased, James Okunmakpeye, a student of marketing at the Faculty of Management Science of the Institution, was shot in the head at close range and the bullet tore through the right eye at about 11am while standing by the door of a class during lectures.
DAILY POST, learned that many of his classmates and lecturer, scampered out of the lecture room for safety, while the body of the deceased was left in the pool of his blood.
Some students who witnessed the killing were seen crying and lamenting the violent loss of life.
An eye witness while narrating the incident said ”we were in the lecture and at a point everywhere was quiet, the next noise was a gunshot, we all had to scamper for safety first before we came back to see who…