A final year student of Delta State University, identified as Precious Omordia has died after drowning in Okotie river.
According to reports, the unfortunate incident happened on Saturday January 1st at around 1:30 pm when himself and three other friends(a boy and two girls) went to swim in the river. It was learnt that the deceased’s friends without seeking help, fled the scene of the incident after they realize their friend has drowned.
The corpse of the final year student of physiology was discovered in the river after a search was launched after his hostel colleagues became worried over his whereabouts. The father of the deceased was notified before Omordia’s corpse was retrieved and taken to Agbor.
Friends of the deceased have since taken to social media to pen down tributes to him. Read some of the tributes below;