A yet to be identified group of armed persons on Saturday evening, stabbed to death, an Associate Professor with University of Agriculture Makurdi (UAM).
Dr. Karl Kwaghger, until his death was a lecturer in Mechanical Engineering Department of the university.
He graduated from the same university and was offered employment where he rose to the rank of Associate Professor.
Sources explained that the late Kwagher was cornered to a dark side of the street by four men who stabbed him severally around 9:30 pm at opposite IBB square in Makurdi, the Benue State capital.
According to a security guard who was on patrol within vicinity of the incident, the late lecturer was found in his pool of blood, crying for help.
The security guard said he contacted his boss on the phone, who immediately called B. Division police station but the victim died shortly before help came his way.
The killers made away with his Avenza vehicle and phones.
When contacted, the Benue State Police Command confirmed the incident, saying they have commenced investigation into the matter.