It was a sad incident that occurred at the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma when two students died while 16 others suffered bruises in an accident that occurred within the campus.
The accident was said to have occurred when one of school’s shuttle buses lost control due to alleged brake failure and somersaulted several times.
One of the deceased was identified as Ebere, a 300 level student of Educational Foundation Management.
A source said the other student died at the hospital they were rushed to.
Spokesperson of the institution, Mr. Edward Aihevba, who confirmed the incident said a committee has been set up to investigate the immediate and remote cause(s) of the accident.
He noted that appropriate actions would be taken at the end of the investigations.
Some students who spoke on condition of anonymity described the incident as a tragic occurrence that. took place in the University