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Oby Ezekwesili on the death of corp member in Abuja – Is one death too many perpetrated by the Nigerian police

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Former Education Minister, Oby Ezekwesili reacted to the killing of Linda Angela Igwetu, a member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, by a police officer.

The female corps member was shot dead on Wednesday in Abuja by a SARS officer identified as Benjamin Peters.  The deceased, who was billed to pass out of NYSC today, was said to have gone out with her friends to celebrate for the completion of her one year service when  policeman shot and killed her.

Reacting to the death, Oby Ezekwesili the co-convener of BringBackOurGirls, advocacy group in a series of tweets said Igwetu’s death was “one too many.”

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