A female undergraduate has died in a ghastly car crash days after she congratulated her friends on her facebook page for witnessing the new month.
Mariam Anne Garba (pictured), was in Gombe State University studying English, and early hours of last Monday, September 1, she took to her facebook page to congratulate her friends for witnessing the new month (see her post below).
However, less than a week after that cheerful post, the Taraba-born died in a fatal motor accident which occurred at Sharfuri village in Kirfi Local Government Area of Bauchi State on the Bauchi-Gombe Road, last Saturday.
Anne who lived in Akure died alongside five other students of the school. The others are Adamu Mohammed A., male of the Department of Education; Musa Sadi Abubakar, male, Department of English and Others were Suzy Stephen, female of the Department of English, Kamila Yunusa,female of the Department of English and a yet-to-be identified person.
According to a statement made available to journalists in Bauchi on Sunday by the Bauchi State Police Command’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Haruna Muhammed, the deceased students were among others travelling in a red Volswagen Vento motor vehicle with registration no DAL 195-Gj.
Muhammed stated that policemen from the Kirfi Division visited the scene of accident immediately they got the report of the accident, adding that they rushed the victims to the Alkaleri General Hospital in Alkaleri, where the deceased on arrival, were confirmed dead by a medical doctor.