"Now I'm a No-one," said a fourth-year computer science student. "My plan was to finish university, do my masters, and then my PHD. I wanted to work and serve my nation, my people, my country. I can't do that now."
Just months earlier, she and her friends had been talking about how to prepare for graduation. Now several young women who spoke with the BBC said they cried as they shared memories of happy hopeful times and watched their brothers and cousins resume studies without them.