Tragedy struck, Monday at Abia state University as a 200 level medical laboratory science student. Mr. Sunday Ibeabuchi Marshall, slumped and died while trying to celebrate a goal he scored.
ABIA ONLINE gathered that the deased slumped after trying to display some acrobatics in celebration of his goal during an inter-departmental football match, which resulted to intracranial pressure (hitting his head on the ground).
Reports say he was rushed to the Institution’s clinic but was unattended to for about ten minutes before he was pronounced dead.
According to an eyewitness, who pleaded anonymous: “when he was rushed to the Institution’s medical center, the medical personnels behaved like they didn’t care, and literally watched him give up the ghost” also ” when we pleaded to use the clinic’s ambulance to convey him to a nearby health center, they said the ambulance had no fuel in it”.
The President of the Student Union Government, SUG Comrade Nwakanma John, who later arrived the clinic in company of his executives, contacted the family of the deceased and took the remains to the mortuary in Umuahia alongside his family members, where he made some payments