Robbers Butcher UDS Student

A level 100 student of the Faculty of Integrated Development Studies (IDS) of the University for Development Studies (UDS) Kalid Zenab has been attacked by armed men believed to be robbers.

The victim who is currently battling for life at the Wa Regional Government Hospital in the Upper West Region, suffered several cutlass wounds visited on her by the unknown assailants who tried robbing her of her belongings.

They however succeeded in making away with her purse containing unspecified money and some ID cards.

A colleague of the injured student Kwasi Osman said the lady was attacked at about 11:00 pm last night and left in a pool of blood while returning from a birthday party of a friend.

The incident has since been reported to the Upper West regional police who confirmed to
Students of UDS Wa campus have been grappling with unwarranted attacks by criminals who either snatch their laptops and motorbikes at gun points on campus or on their way home from lectures.

The increasing spate of crime within the Wa Municipality attracted the attention of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Alhassan who directed the Upper West Regional Police Command to step up night patrols.

But some students have complained to that the situation has seen little or no change leaving them at the mercy of these bandits.

“We are not safe in the town at all”, they lamented