Benue State University (BSU) will investigate the circumstances leading to the drowning of its students in River Benue, where they went for swimming, the institution’s management has said.
The students, Adakole Christopher-100 level mathematics and Emmanuella Mson- 100 level medicine and surgery, drowned in the river on Friday, April 5, while swimming.
In a statement signed by the University’s Information Officer, Mr Tser Vanger, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Msugh Kembe, described the deaths as unfortunate.
He said in spite of the orientation given to the fresh students on social outings, the sad incident occurred still. Police are now investigating the ugly incidence.