UNIBEN Rape Victim, Uwaila Omozuwa Laid To Rest

UNIBEN Rape Victim, Uwaila Omozuwa Laid To Rest




The remains of the 100-level microbiology undergraduate at the University of Benin, Uwaila Omozuwa, who was raped and attacked violently in Benin-city, was laid to rest today, Friday, November 13.

Omozuwa was buried at the ‘Third Cemetary’ in New Benin, Benin-city, with family members, close friends, and well-wishers in attendance.

Prior to the interment, a funeral service was held for her at the Redeemed Christian Church of God (Peace Sanctuary), Edo Province 10 Headquarters, located along WAEC road, Aduwawa.

Recall that Uwaila was allegedly gang-raped in a church at the Agbor park axis in Benin-city in May.

She died days later at the hospital while recovering from injuries sustained during the violent attack.

In August, the police paraded six persons arrested in connection with the crime.

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