A student of the Department of Science Laboratory Technology of the Petroleum Training Institute (PTI) in Effurun, Delta State, Samson Achille, is dead. The National Diploma (ND) II student died on Thursday, his birthday, after he suffered a yet to be disclosed illness.
CAMPUSLIFE gathered that the deceased took ill a day before his birthday and was admitted into a hospital. On Thursday, Samson’s condition was said to have gone worse, he died in the hospital in the evening.
The late Samson was said to be full of life days before his death. He was part of the organisers of the PTI chapter of Arewa Students’ Union cultural day. He was the union’s Assistant General Secretary.
His close friend, Seun Paul, said of him: “Samson was my best friend. His death is so painful. He was humble, nice, jovial and easygoing. He usually smiled to everyone he met, and this is one thing I envy about him.”