UNIMAID student raped, bathed with acid by robbers

OrijoReporter.com, Fatimah Abu

Fatimah Abu, a final year student of the Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, University of Maiduguri, will continue to rue last Friday when armed robbers at gunpoint robbed, raped her and to rub salt into her wound, poured substance suspected to be acid on her body.

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Punch reported that the 24-year-old, boarded a tricycle at her school’s park on Friday en route to her residence when she was abducted by a two-man armed robber gang.

The duo, according to the report, took turns to rape her in a bush and poured chemicals on her body causing blisters and burns on different parts of her skin.

It said the Fatimah who hails from the Biu Local Government Area of Borno State, is in critical condition at University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital, Gwange where she is on admission.

The paper added that the victim, was in dire need of medical assistance as the family could not afford to raise money for her treatment.

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