Below are some of the faces of the students of University of Jos, UNIJOS, who lost their lives in that unfortunate bomb blast that occur two days ago in Jos. Their school mates circulated the photos in the school premises. Some of the names of the students who lost their lives in the Jos Bomb blast are Mike Ogbole, Milli, Vivian, Lydia, Francisca…
When interviewed, their classmate/course-mate said most of them (final year medical students) finished practical lectures held at the Jos university teaching hospital (Juth) which is close to terminus market and were returning to their various home when they got caught up in the blast
Meanwhile, the Nation Newspaper report that Families able to provide proof were allowed to take away bodies of their loved ones from the mortuaries in Jos. Most of those burnt beyond recognition will be given mass burial. RIP.
One of the victim’s family, Emmanuel Okafor and his two sisters were overwhelmed by grief at the Plateau Specialists Hospital on seeing the remains of their mother.
Emmanuel Okafor said while weeping; “It is over; we are finished. See my mother. God? Why? Why? why God?”..
Chiendu Mazi, 40, who found his wife’s body at the morgue fainted. He was revived by nurses and doctors. He said:
“I gave my wife money to go and buy food items. I never knew I was sending her to die.”
When will all this killing end in Nigeria?
May their soul rest in peace. Amen.