LAUTECH Investigates The Death Of Final Year Student Who Fell Into Soakaway (Photo)
Management of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH),
Ogbomoso, Oyo State, on Tuesday April 27, stated that it is committed to
a full investigation into the death of a final year student of the
institution, Asefon Nifemi Bernard.
According to IgbereTV
reports, the graduating student of the Department of Animal Nutrition
and Biotechnology, died after falling into a soakaway in his hostel on
Thursday April 22, while attempting to switch on electricity. LAUTECH
students had shut gates of the institution in protest over the death of
Acting Vice-Chancellor of LAUTECH, Professor Mojeed
Olaide Liasu, gave this assurance while ddressing the leadership of the
South West Zone of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS),
led by the Deputy Coordinator, South West, Comrade Oladimeji Uthman.
Liasu observed that the death was unfortunate and a rude shock, noting
that management members were pained at the occurrence and have therefore
committed to getting to the root of the matter to guide against future
occurrence. Liasu called on the students’ leaders to educate their
members on responsible unionism and discourage the destruction of public
property at the slightest opportunity.