Armed robbers kill Nigerian professor days after returning from UK with PhD from Leeds University


A Nigerian professor, Dr Ibrahim Adam Mailafiya, was yesterday shot dead by armed robbers in Kano state, some days after he returned to Nigeria from the United Kingdom with a fresh PhD from the University of Leeds.

Dr Ibrahim Adam Mailafiya was shot dead yesterday on his way to Kano to see his family. Friends and family have been mourning him on social media since the news broke.