There was serious crisis today at Nasarawa State University, Keffi, NSUK,Nassarawa.
Akarabox was informed earlier today that students were protesting in the school community over the lack of water supply as most of them live off campus.
The protest degenerated into a serious situation which warranted military people and other security agencies to be deployed in the area to curtail the crisis.
But when the soldiers had stormed the school gate to disrupt the rampaging students, who remained adamant,the soldiers then fired live bullets which hit some of the protesting students leaving about 2 dead and several others critically injured.
Reports indicate that the students had blocked the main road in front of the school gate which disrupted traffic for several hours.
The road which is a major link road connecting Benue and Lafia to Abuja.
He said three students may have died as they were hit in critical parts of their bodies.
Presently, about a dozen students have been rushed to the hospital and some are in critical condition.
As at press time, the students had razed down a police station opposite the Angwan Lambu community.