A Gatekeeper who manned a College Provost’s house has been killed on Thursday at Green Beach area of Jalingo, Taraba state.
Report reveals that the gatekeeper was killed when some armed men bagged into the the house of Mr Mike Jen, the Provost College of Education, Zing (COEZING) in an attempt to kidnap him.
When the kidnappers arrived, they fired gunshots severally at the gate of the Provost to force their way in.
But the strict resistance met at the gate in the hand of the gatekeeper resulted to his death.
Despite the death of the gatekeeper, the armed men could not complete their operation when a superior firepower was shot and they ran away.
The deceased remains have been dropped in the morgue at the Federal Medical Centre, Jalingo.