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Family sources told Daily Trust that he died at the Federal Medical Centre, Yola, Adamawa State capital, on Friday, and that arrangements for his burial are currently ongoing.

The rampaging students destroyed the school’s 500-seater lecture theatre, burnt the Students Union Government building and also destroyed the students union President’s vehicle.

The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Dr. Umar Pella, disclosed this shortly after an Extraordinary Meeting of the council, presided over by Governor Ahmadu Fintiri in Yola on Tuesday.

DSP Suleiman Nguroje, Spokesman, Adamawa Police Command, told the News Agency of Nigeria that the three persons were suspected members of group called Shila Boys.

Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State has announced two weeks lockdown of the state as from midnight of March 31 as part of measures to contain the spread of COVID-19.