UNIBEN Microbiology Fresh Graduate Drowns While Celebrating His Final Exam
A FINAL-year student of University of Benin (UNIBEN) simply identified as Taiye Peter James alias TJ has drowned while celebrating his final exam.
The final year microbiology student of University of Benin drowned at a resort’s pool where he and his classmates reportedly went to celebrate their final year exams.
The unfortunate incident occurred on Thursday, July 8, 2021.
Reports has it that TJ was swimming at the resort’s pool but no one noticed when he swam to the deepest part of the pool. “While a lot of people were at the shallow end of the pool, he went to swim at the deep end and because no one was paying attention to that part, they didn’t notice he had drowned.
When the people eventually noticed what was going on, it was already too late as all efforts made to resuscitate him was to was to no avail.
Later they rushed him to hospital where he was confirmed dead on arrival.
A source said that the deceased’s colleagues who went to the police station to report the incident have been held by the police..