Electric Pole Falls and Kills Student on Birthday in Auchi Polytechnic

May 17, 2013

by Igue Conscience

NewsRescue-ND final mass communication student, Idele Edith, died yesterday at the hospital after a pole fell on her.

Idele Edith, an Auchi polytechnic student, yesterday was killed as a result of an electric pole falling on her body in the school premises. According to the report; the girl celebrated her birthday the day the incident happened in her residence. After being struck by the pole, she was rushed to the nearby hospital where the doctor confirmed that she had given up the ghost.

Idele Edith was known by her peers as a dedicated student in her class. the unfortunate incident has caused a lot of commotion, pains and distraction among her lovely class members and most of all, to her family.

Idele Edith, left
Idele Edith, left


With the voice of the great Nigerian student and the family of Idele, we say may her soul rest in peace and her name will always be in our heart.

Idele Edith

May 12 via BlackBerry Smartphones App

“Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.”

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