Middlesex University
Noor Hassan Barre was stabbed to death at Middlesex University

The men suspected of stabbing Noor Hassan Barre to death at Middlesex University have been remanded in custody at the Old Bailey.

Sodiq Adebayo, 21, and Kevin Mao, 20, of Iford and Tottenham in north London respectively, are accused of stabbing north Londoner Hassan Barre on 31 October at the Hendon university's campus.

They were arrested on Monday (3 November) and later charged with the 22-year-old's murder and appeared at separate magistrates' courts on Wednesday. Neither entered a plea.

A provisional trial date of 7 April has been set.

A 21-year-old woman and a 20-year-old man who were arrested in connection with the case yesterday have been bailed to dates in December and November respectively.