Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Another injured FUOYE student dies (photo)

One of the injured students during a clash on Tuesday between Police and protesting students of Federal University Oye Ekiti (FUOYE) has been confirmed dead.

The deceased, Okonofua Joseph aka Joseph Icon, was a 300- level student of department of Biology Education.

He also doubled as the Social Director of Faculty of Education Students Association.

He was shot by the police while walking on the streets.

He was moved to the medical centre of the institution and transferred to Federal Medical Center, Ido, Ekiti State where he died.

Though he was responding to treatment, he was said to have died in the early hours of Wednesday.
The Students Union President, Oluwaseun Awodola, confirmed the development in a telephone interview.