Two Student of FUTO Dies Again!

Sad news hits Federal University of Technology, Owerri, FUTO again in year 2020 as two of her students passes on.


The late student identified as Chrisantus Obi by name, from Department of Maritime Management, currently in his finals was said to have been involved in a ghasty accident which dislocated his foot.

Sources from the institution revealed that, he had been in severe pains which made him drop a semester to go for a surgery. Unfortunately, the sad news about his demise came in on 4th January, 2020.

Chrisantus Obi

The female student is Ogaram Chinaza by name. She’s currently in her 3rd year studying Microbiology. Sources revealed that, she died of kidney malfunction yesterday 6th January, 2020.

Ogaram Chinaza

This is coming few weeks (December 2019 precisely), after three students from the University died within a week; their heartbreaking story behind their demise reads;


The first happened on Saturday, 14th December 2019. The deceased is by name Ofondu Munachisom Victory, a 300L student from the department of Computer Science. She died from a severe malaria attack and stressed that she was so sick even before traveling home.

Ofondu Munachisom Victory

The second was reported on Saturday 21st December, 2019; A 200L Student studying Material & Metallurgical Engineering, by name Ugochukwu Chidubem. He was shot alongside his Elder brother by armed robbers in their house in Aba, Abia State yesterday Evening during a robbery operation. He was shot in the hand whereas the Elder brother was shot in the chest, but due to the great shock and fear, he died.

Ugochukwu Chidubem

The third, reported on Sunday, 22nd December, 2019. A 300L Student known as Williams from department of Mechanical Engineering. He was confirmed dead yesterday after suffering from an attack he couldn’t wake up from.


May their souls rest in peace.