- A final year student of University of Ghana reportedly drowned in the school's swimming pool
- Dennis Akoto, the deceased, was a student reading Economics and Information Studies
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The main campus of the University of Ghana (UG) has been thrown into a state of shock after a student drown in the school's swimming pool.
The student, identified as Dennis Akoto, who was a Level 400 student was pronounced dead on Saturday.
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According to reports, the student who celebrated his 22nd birthday last Monday was reading Economics and Information Studies.
He was rushed to the University Hospital after lifeguards and a doctor on duty conducted CPIs on him, however, he gave up the ghost despite all attempts by medical officials to resuscitate him.
Kofi Odoom, a floormate of the deceased, spoke with the Accra-based Citi FM and revealed how surprised they were at the student's dead.
Odoom, who was with Dennis in the swimming pool described his death as strange as “Dennis is a very good swimmer and very cautious.”
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His body has since been deposited at the morgue for autopsy.