The 100 level Microbiology student of the University of Benin was found dead in her church parish on May 27, 2020, after being clubbed with a fire extinguisher.
Her death has elicited outrage and sparked a renewed campaign against rape on social media, with the police and the Edo state government promising to find her killers and bring them to justice.
According to the Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, “Police arrest suspect linked to murder of UNIBEN student.
“According to the spokesman
The Police in Edo have arrested one person suspected to have been part of the gang that raped and killed a 100-level Microbiology student of UNIBEN, Uwaila Vera Omozuwa.