In the Geography department of Federal University Lokoja died hours apart on the same day.
The first deceased, identified as Mary Mathias, a 400-level Geography student, died early on Thursday, October 28 at FMC Lokoja from an unexplained illness.
While MaryJane Imaobong, a 300-level Geography student who had put up a post in Mary Mathias’ honor, was killed in a car accident a few hours later.
Mary Jane Imaobong was riding her bike in the Felele neighborhood of Lokoja, Kogi State, where she collided with a J5 lorry.
Students from the school have taken to Facebook to express their condolences to and grief for both women.