3 students stabbed following Vandals, Conti, ATL clashes at UCC

At least three students have been stabbed Friday at the University of Cape Coast (UCC) following a clash between some students of University of Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of ScienceA UCC student is reportedly paralysed after he was several stabbed while trying to enter his hall from night studies.

An eye witness narrated that some residents of Commonwealth Hall and Unity Hall who had been invited for a programme at ATL Hall ended up attacking one another after a misunderstanding.

Although, he does not know the true cause of the misunderstanding, the witness said the incident became intense after some residents of ATL hall also joined the skirmishes.

Several properties worth thousands of cedis belonging to Oguaa hall have been destroyed, the eye witness said.

The hall’s bus and vehicles belonging to some lecturers were also vandalised.

Meanwhile, a contingent of police and military personnel have been dispatched to the campus to stop any possible reprisal and to maintain peace.

Source: joyonline