Hundreds attend condolence service for Nahid Al-Manea, who was murdered in Greenstead

Essex County Standard: Hundreds attend condolence service for Nahid Al-Manea Hundreds attend condolence service for Nahid Al-Manea

HUNDREDS of students turned out to pay their respects to Nahid Al-Manea.

Essex University’s Islamic Society hosted the condolences service at the Wivenhoe Campus at 2.10pm today.

A number of speakers paid tribute to the student, who was murdered on a footpath in Greenstead on Tuesday morning, and prayers were read from the Koran.

Speaking after the service vice chancellor Anthony Forster said: “The news is devastating.

“We are a really close knit family university.

“We’re here today to stand together as one global family.

“I’m incredibly proud of the fact we’ve come together in this way.”

Read a full report in Monday’s paper.

 

VIDEO: CCTV shows tragic Greenstead murder victim Nahid Al-Manea walking to university just 20 minutes before she was found fatally wounded

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4:46pm Fri 20 Jun 14

Daily Mail Reader In Colchester says...

Please for gods sake can we keep the EDL and fellow Daily Mail readers off commenting on this topic at least.
Please for gods sake can we keep the EDL and fellow Daily Mail readers off commenting on this topic at least. Daily Mail Reader In Colchester
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