A female student of the Umaru Musa Yar’Adua University was reportedly bitten to death by a snake on her way to the school library.

It was reported that the deceased, Zainab, a spill over student of Economics department who was recently bitten by a dangerous snake met her death early hours of today.

May her soul Rest In Peace.Umaru Musa Yar’Adua University, formerly Katsina State University was established by the Katsina State Government out of the desire to improve access to higher education for its citizenry.  

The University commenced academic activities in January 2007 with three faculties(Education, Humanities & Natural and Applied Sciences), and 16 undergraduate programmes. The university will build upon existing academic strength, a total of 13 faculties, 76 departments and 236 academic programmes (undergraduate and postgraduate) at the end of its 25-year period of its academic phasing, which is divided into four years each