Tragedy struck in Yalwawa Quarters in Dutse, the Jigawa state capital, after a 300 level student of the Federal University in the state, Bashir Musa was killed while fighting over a girlfriend.
Trouble started last Friday when the deceased girlfriend, Aisha Sale, a student of Jigawa state Polytechnic who is alleged to be dating six others from the same university paid one of her boyfriend a visit in Yalwawa Quarters in Dutse.
It was learnt that the other boys including Musa who got wind of her visit stormed the house of the other boyfriend and a fight broke out leading to the death of the deceased.
Reacting to the incident, the Registrar of the university, Yusuf Ademu in a statement said the institution will make its position known to the public when the police are done with their investigation.
Confirming the tragedy, the Police spokesperson in the state, DSP Abdul Jinjiri noted that investigations revealed that the deceased died after a scuffle over a girlfriend.