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Student murdered for phone in South Darfur

September 2 - 2015 DOMA

A university student was killed in an armed robbery in South Darfur on Monday evening.

Speaking to Radio Dabanga, a witness reported that Abdelgadir Ibrahim Mousa was shot dead by armed robbers in Doma, 40 kilometres north of Nyala, capital of South Darfur.

“A group of gunmen stopped Mousa as he returned to his home in Doma. They demanded his mobile phone. When he refused they killed him with three shots to the head.”

The source added that the attackers then took Mousa's phone, and fled.

On Saturday evening, three men were shot dead in Nyala for their mobile phones too.  

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