There is alarm at the University of Port Harcourt following the demise of an understudy recognized as Gloria Adeleye, who allegedly slumped and died a couple of days in the wake of taking her first semester tests prior to venturing out to join her family in the Rivers State capital.
It was gathered that Gloria, who was of the Department of Animal Science, completed her tests on Thursday, April 1, 2021, and left the school for her family home, however a couple of days after the fact, information on her downfall sifted into the grounds, sending cold shudders down the spine of her companions and the whole division.
The 500-level understudy was said to have drooped at home on Tuesday, April 6, and was hurried to clinic, where she passed on. The reason for death has, notwithstanding, not yet been determined.
At the point when reached, the Public Relations Officer of the college, Sammy Kpenu, communicated laments at the turn of events, however said it wasn’t right for anybody to say Gloria passed on the school grounds.
He expressed, “It is phony. The woman, who set up the post that she kicked the bucket in school, has effectively apologized to the division, since it caused a great deal of issues.
“The woman (perished) had left the school very nearly seven days prior and was in her family house. She completed her tests on April 1 and had been with her family.
“Along these lines, from what we heard, she just drooped and when she was raced to emergency clinic, she was articulated dead. Thus, it wasn’t whatever had to do with Uniport people group.”
In the interim, the Head of Department, Animal Science and the office’s understudies relationship in an articulation acquired by our reporter said they had attempted to arrive at the deceased’s father, however that he was reluctant to talk.
“The division had a go at arriving at the dad yesterday, yet he was not able to speak with anybody. Be that as it may, the division is arranging a sympathy visit once a date is concurred with the dad,” the assertion read to some extent