- Tragedy struck on Thursday, December 10 as a young medical doctor drowned while trying to teach his friend how to swim
- The deceased identified as ThankGod Odo had rounded off his housemanship and was planning to sign off before death took him away
- Friends and families of the deceased have taken to social media to mourn his demise
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A young medical doctor identified as ThankGod Odo has reportedly drowned in a hotel swimming pool a day to the end of his housemanship.
The deceased's friend identified as Peter shared photos of the deceased on his page and expressed sadness over the death of the young man.
Peter described his friend as a man who was dedicated to all he ventured into.
ThankGod who was said to have gone to relax in a popular hotel in Ebonyi on Thursday, December 10, drowned while trying to teach his friends how to swim.
He had rounded off his housemanship at the Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, and was planning to sign off on Friday, December 11 or Saturday, December 12.
The incident was confirmed by the chairman, Medical Advisory Committee of the hospital, Dr Ewa Richard.
In other news, an Ugandan man named Mugole Omusaja has died in a ghastly motor accident days after his introduction ceremony.
The disclosure was made by a Facebook user identified as Buyinza Zaina, who said the deceased held his introduction ceremony at his bride’s family home on Friday, December 4.
Reports indicated that the tragic incident happened on Thursday, December 10.
Breaking the news on her Facebook page, Zaina wrote:
“Weraba mukwano, we attended the introduction ceremony on Friday 4/12 but he has passed away. bye bye mugole.”
Facebook users took to the comment section of the post to react to the tragic incident.
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Source: Yen Newspaper