A final year student studying Marine Biology at the Akwa Ibom State University, Godwin Edet, has died; after drowning in Akwa Ibom river.
The sad incident happened on Monday 23 March, 2020 when he went to swim in the river in company of unidentified friends.
According to the reports, Godwin Edet went to swim with some of his friends; at the borrow stream with the excuse that the normal stream isn’t hygienic.
Speaking in the incident, a source said,
His friends who could not rescue him later ran into the village and raised alarm and later went into hiding for fear of the unknown.