Rivers State University final year Law student reportedly stabbed to death

A final year law student of the Rivers State University identified as Matilda Itonyo Mark, has been reportedly stabbed to death by a suspected rapist in Port Harcourt.

According to reports, the incident happened inside her hostel at the Main Gate. The student Lawyer, a Dancer, Hairstylist and Writer, was said to have been raped and subsequently stabbed by her assailant(s) in the early hours of Tuesday, December, 10, 2019.

Fellow students found her body lying in her pool of blood when one of them decided to check on her when nothing was heard of her since morning.


An ambulance accompanied by security personnel was sighted at the scene of the incident, taking the corpse away from the scene.


The Rivers state Police Command and the Management of the Rivers State University were yet to react to the incident at the time of this report.