A lecturer with the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi Karl Kwaghger, was brutally murdered by unknown armed men on Saturday, November 28.
Kwaghger, an Associate Professor in Mechanical Engineering department, was found in a pool of his blood at the premises of the JS Tarka Foundation in the Benue state capital.
It was gathered that the deceased was cornered to a dark side of the street by four men around 9:30pm opposite IBB square.
The assailants hit him on the head with a hard object, then stabbed him severally and slit his throat.
The killers reportedly made away with his Avenza car and mobile phones.
Benue state police command confirmed the incident, and said the corpse has been deposited at the mortuary while investigations are ongoing.