Divine Nwaneri, A Female IMSU Student Shot Dead By Nigerian Soldier In Owerri

Divine Nwaneri, a 25-year-old 100-Level student of Soil Science and Biotechnology, Imo State University has been killed by a Nigerian soldier.

According to DailyTrust, the incident happened near the Douglas House, the seat of Government.


She was allegedly shot dead by the soldiers on guard duty around the Owerri Custodial Centre and the adjacent Imo Government House.

The incident occurred in the face of the heightened tension as hoodlums continue to overrun the state, especially the state capital.

The President of the Student Union Government of IMSU, Arinze Oguike, who spoke to Daily Trust, disclosed that the students were saddened by the way the military allegedly killed the undergraduate.

It was gathered that she was shot dead by the soldiers, while driving in Lexus IS 250 with number plate, Lagos KSF 407 GT, with her friends.