A closing 12 months legislation pupil of the Delta State College (DELSU) Oleh campus, recognized as Tenumah Jeffery Omatseyi, has drowned in a resort swimming pool.
It was gathered that the incident occurred on Friday, November 6, at Graceland Resort in Irri, Isoko South Native Authorities Space of the state.
The deceased who hailed from Warri, was set to graduate in two weeks. A photograph posted on-line exhibits blood stains throughout his physique.
Confirming the incident, President of Scholar Union Authorities of DELSU Oleh campus, Harmless, demanded investigation into the loss of life of their colleague, including that statements made by the resort administration and the police are conflicting.
“We need to understand how our colleague died. Jeffery is to graduate in just a few weeks’ time however all of a sudden misplaced his life in a resort swimming pool. All college students ought to keep away from that resort.” he stated.
Spokesperson of the State Police Command, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya, who confirmed the incident on Monday, November 9, stated the coed was rushed to the hospital the place he was confirmed loss of life by a physician.
“Sure, a younger boy , who they later came upon to be a pupil, died on the swimming pool. They stated he got here to swim and sadly drowned within the pool . By the point he was rushed to a hospital, physician confirmed him lifeless.” stated the PPRO.
Few months in the past, the deceased who actively participated within the nationwide #EndSARS protest, had shared a narrative on a Legislation Fb web page on how he made a promise to his twin sister to convey residence his LL.B certificates.
“I’m Tenumah Omatseye Jeffrey, often called Jephizzy on one other degree. College has by no means cherished me and to be sincere, the sensation is mutual. However identical to Martin Luther King, I had a dream and that dream was to check Mass Communication after Secondary College. This was pushed by the need to go to Lagos and enterprise into the Leisure Business,” he wrote.
“My dream was not mine alone, as my twin Sister additionally needed to check Legislation however for some human unexpected emergencies, that dream eluded her. I made a promise to her, who shared the identical area with me for 9 Months that I shall convey that LL.B certificates she has all the time desired residence. And if it’s doable have her identify inscribed because the holder.”
In the meantime, mates, classmates and colleagues have taken to Fb to mourn his loss of life. In his tribute, one Edafeyivwotu Well-known Onoriode, stated he had been eagerly trying ahead to congratulating on his commencement after 9 years of toiling.
“Jephizzy, Such as you all the time stated “DEATH IS A DEBT OWED FOR LIFE IS BORROWED” You left too early. I’ve been struck in unfathtomable awe as to how and why you left so so quickly my brother my buddy,” he wrote.
“I’m supposed to put in writing a congratulatory put up for you subsequent two weeks upon your commencement as a legislation pupil after 9 years of toiling and struggling similar means I did in your birthday October twenty sixth this 12 months. Tenumah Omatseye Jeffrey you left too early. Jeff your solar rose too early. How do you anticipate your mum, Jennifer and the host of us you left behind and not using a discover to manage? Jephizzy if it’s doable please come again if not sit majestically on the proper hand facet of God D Father until the Resurrection morning when we will meet to half no extra.
Tenumah Jeffrey Omatseye. AKPOKEDOFA!!!”
One other colleague described late Jeffrey as artistic and sensible. An excellent author and poet.
“Jephizzy was a correct buddy of the home. He was clever, artistic, sensible, progressive, eloquent, genuine, authentic, and creative. This meant that he was able to mixing into nearly all spheres of authentic contents developed by our mum or dad firm, ”Home Amare”, house owners of LSWK World, Clever Yarns, KN-Max Basis, and Ok-Circle to say just a few,” he wrote.
“As a legislation pupil that he was, we mentioned the opportunity of engaged on varied authorized contents in dimensions by no means imagined. He wasn’t only a fast learner, he was able to enhancing in your concept on the spot! This he did seamlessly. He was born to be nice. He was cherished by everybody. He was humble to a fault. He was meek and all the time keen to assist his mates and companions. He was a poet, a author, an entertainer and a lawyer-in-equity as is alleged of legislation college students/bar aspirants.”