Benue State University, Makurdi final-year student, Terviiahima Peter was on Monday killed by cultists.
Peter, who was from sociology department was said to have been killed during a cultists clash in his hostel.
The deceased was said to be living in a high populated hostel, Gyado Villa where similar case of killings were reportedly occured in which two students were gruesomely murdered two weeks earlier.
Confirming the incident, the Police Public Relations Officer, Catherine Amene said the deceased was killed in a cult clash on Monday evening.
She said the corpse of the deceased has been deposited in Benue State University Teaching Hospital mortuary, while investigation is still in progress to arrest the culprits and bring them to Justice.