A student of Federal University, Dutsinma, Katsina State, Nana Firdausi Mustapha, has died in road accident on her way from hostel to class for lecture.
Nana was in the department of microbiology at the institution. She lived off campus and was heading to the school permanent site when the vehicle she was in alongside her course mates was involved in an accident.
Two of her colleagues in the vehicle were said to have escaped death but not injuries to spinal cords while she passed on and has been buried according to Islamic rite.
Sympathisers have descended on social media to mourn Nana’s demise with one Facebook user, Shermsuddeeyn Al-musterpher, writing in a post: “INNA LILLAHI WA’INNA ILAIHIR RAJI’UN.She is NANA FIRDAUSI MUSTAPHA my lovely Sister, was in a car with her coursemate moving down from their resident off Campus to the Lecture Hall in FEDERAL UNIVERSITY DUTSENMA a sudden accident occurred and we Lost her and two of her coursemate have a SPINAL CORD DISLOCATION. May Almighty Allah forgive her sin known and unknown and make jannatul Firdaus her final home. Ameen.”