Bayero University Kano (BUK) says the person who was killed by phone snatchers around the university was not its student.
This was contained in a signed statement by the Secretary Information and Publication, Lamara Garba.
The statement reads:
The attention has been drawn to a fake and malicious with no substance social media post alleging that its student was found dead on the New Campus.
The post that the deceased was a student of Bayero university, Kano is fake, malicious with no substance.
However, our investigation has revealed that the deceased, identified as Adam Adamu Sunusi Shanono, was not a student of the University.
Already security operatives have arrested two suspects in connection with the incident. Both suspects are in no way connected with Bayero University, Kano.
The general public is hereby urged to take note of this information, please.
The management also wishes to caution members of the public to desist from spreading fake and unverifiable information in respect of the University.