unilorinMembers of the Kwara state Fire Service and National Emergency Management Agency are looking for a-200 level student of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN).

The student whose name was given as Onikenku Michael Atunde of the department of science education, was told to have gone missing since Saturday.

Officials of the university, it was gathered, have contacted the student’s next of kin.

Deputy Director, Corporate Affairs (DDI) of the university, Kunle Akogun stated “a member of the Man’O war club was said to have been calling up for help in the river flowing behind the Parks and Garden Unit early Saturday.“Rescue attempts coordinated by the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academics, Prof Nike Ijaya was instantly mounted, search is still ongoing. Health care services are already on ground since yesterday.”

It happens to be menacing that the student appears to have been drowned at the university’s dam site.

The fire service and NEMA with members of the UNILORIN neighborhood security unit were told to have been combing each nook and cranny of the dam site in the last 48 hours.

Culled from Thenationonlineng

 

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