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SO SAD-Engineering Graduate Drowns 3 Months After Completing NYSC



A Mechanical Engineering graduate who completed his compulsory NYSC service in October 2020 has drowned in a river.

The graduate of Delta State Polytechnic (Delta Poly), Otefe-Oghara, Delta State was identified as Friday Abiligo Orhomre.

It was gathered that the speedboat he was travelling in with his mother and siblings capsized in Ughoton River, Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State while they were returning from the farm.

According to reports, Friday reportedly drowned while his mother and siblings managed to swim to the shore.

The young man was said to have objected to making the trip to the farm earlier but was encouraged by some of his family members.

It was further learnt that divers have begun to search the river to locate his body.

Meanwhile, one Ugborotu Mark confirmed the incident in a Facebook post on Friday, January 29.