A fresh graduate of the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Echechofu Ali Paul was hacked to death by suspected Fulani herdsmen in Odugbeho community, Agatu Local Government Area of Benue State.
Following a coordinated attack carried out by suspected herders on Sunday, June 6, in the community were over 40 persons got killed, he was among those killed
It was gathered that the Business Administration Business graduate recently returned home after completing his final year project and was waiting for NYSC mobilization.
Meanwhile, friends, former classmates and colleagues have taken to Facebook to mourn the former Secretary of the National Association of Agatu Students (NAAS)
NAAS in a statement issued on Tuesday, June 8, described Echechofu as dedicated, humble and committed to the association.
His friends wrote at tribute to him on their Facebook post.