Graphic Photos: College Of Education Student Drowns While Swimming In Benue

The body of the drowned student retrieved by the friends

A 200 Level student of the Department of Social Studies, College Of Education, Katsina- Ala, affiliated with University of Calabar has drowned while swimming in a river in Katsina-Ala, Benue state.

The sad incident happened on Saturday.  The body of the deceased, identified as Nyitse Orfega, was later retrieved by his friends who tried rescuing him, all to no avail. 


  1. Samuel Olawale2 weeks agoReply

    He caused his own death. They ain’t supposed to swim in a place like that, whereas there are swimming pools

  2. David Udorah2 weeks agoReply

    If you are not good enough to swim in a river, stick with pools now. May his soul rest in peace

  3. funmibolarinwa902 weeks agoReply

    so sorry for this youthful loss, stay away from rivers if you are not a good swimmer

  4. Abidemi Arogundade2 weeks agoReply

    This is a great loss to the family of this student whom the parents sent to school to study

  5. Ogar Friday2 weeks agoReply

    It not an ordinary incident that happen because something is behind that

  6. Moshood Salawu2 weeks agoReply

    What a pity… Water no get enemy ooo. But ee wicked. May his soul rest in perfect peace. Even professional swimmer cannot try swimming in such water. We are too daring.

  7. kelechi dara2 weeks agoReply

    This is a sad one he should have gone to swimming pool instead of the river

  8. starbreezy12 weeks agoReply

    Too painful to hear but God knows the his talent and destiny will be buried just like that.

  9. Daniel Eduvie2 weeks agoReply

    It is only God know the cause of his death. This is a great loss to the family of disease.

  10. Nwaneke Kizito2 weeks agoReply

    Is a pity, what a wasted destiny.May his gentle soul rest in peace amen..

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