A final year student of Federal Polytechnic, Oko, and her boyfriend were found dead in a room off-campus days before she was to write her final paper.
It was gathered that her boyfriend, popularly known as De Young, paid her a visit in school last Saturday, November 16, 2019, and they were together all day in a friend’s room.
A student of the school while speaking to a certain news agen news agency said De Young’s friend had returned the following morning, November 17, to find his room locked. After knocking for a while without response, he peered through the window and saw De Young and Chioma scantily clad and motionless.
He forcefully opened the door and found them unconscious. Chioma’s body was swollen and her tongue was sticking out of her mouth. Her skin colour had already changed.
They were rushed to “Chinonso Hospital” where it was revealed that Chioma, who is from Nnewi, had been dead for at least 6 hours but De Young was still alive, though unconscious.
People were hoping for his recovery so he would explain what had happened. Sadly, he eventually passed on too.
Chioma’s was looking forward to writing her final exam on Friday, November 22, and she took to her Facebook Stories to write about it.
Speculations have been making rounds as to the cause of their death. Friends and students have taken to various social media platforms to mourn Chioma, who has been buried, and De Young.