Melancholy report reaching schoolwatch.com.ng has it that a final year student of Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo town, Ondo State, Timilehin Akinsiku, slumped and died while on excursion to a tourist centre in Osun State.
The death of the final year student has thrown Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo town, Ondo State into mourning as students were seen discussing the unfortunate death.
Liveschoolnews.com.ng grapevine gathered that the final year student was said to have died while on excursion to Erin-Ijesa waterfall in Osun State with other students and executive members of the Student Union Government, SUG, of the institution. The excursion to the tourist centre was the climax of the annual students’ union week in the institution.
Late Timilehin was in the English Language Department in the college.
All the students that reportedly embarked on the excursion were hale and hearty and in joyful mood as they climbed the hill.
Liveschoolnews.com.ng gathered that those who were tired while ascending the hill, waited to refresh by taking water and snacks they brought along for the excursion.
However, the unexpected reportedly happened while the students were descending the hill as the deceased reportedly kept complaining of tiredness to his colleagues.
Some of them helped him by holding his hands and fanning him. He was said to have finally slumped and other student rallied round him to apply first aid treatment but could not revive him.
He was reportedly carried down from the hill and rushed to a hospital in Ilesha from the tourist centre, where further efforts to revive him proved abortive.
Timilehin was later confirmed dead by the medical personnel, who attended to him in the hospital he was rushed to by his colleagues and workers at the tourist centre.
schoolwatch.com.ng team commiserated with the family of Timilehin on the untimely death of their Son, urging them to take solace in God for the unquantifiable loss.
The loss of a loved one is always an unfathomable tragedy, which is compounded when such death occurs at an unripe age. We pray that God will grant repose to the soul of the departed, Timilehin and his entire family and give them the strength to bear the irreparable loss. We also wish the immediate family of the deceased God’s succour in their moment of darkness. May his soul rest in peace, amen.
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