By Yetunde Oladejo, Osogbo
A 300 Level Microbiology student of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Omotola Akorede Kayode has died after he slumped while playing football with his colleagues.
A release by the Public Relations Officer of the University, Abiodun Olarewaju, stated that the incident happened when the student was playing football with his colleagues where he suddenly slumped.
Olanrewaju stated that the deceased was subsequently rushed to the University Health Centre where he was confirmed dead on arrival.
He added that all measures to resuscitate him proved abortive.
The statement added, “The management hereby commiserate with the parents, family, classmates, colleagues and the entire University Community over this irreparable loss.
“And may the good Lord grants us all the fortitude to bear the loss.”