A 100 dimension understudy of the University of Uyo, distinguished as Kingsley Etim, supposedly suffocated in the pool of De Vegas Paradise Hotel in Uyo, on Saturday amid a pool party.
Affirming the occurrence to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in Akwa Ibom, SP Odiko Macdon, portrayed the episode as lamentable.
He said that the Command had started starter examination concerning the issue to unwind more certainties concerning the occurrence, as the police did not abandon an unfairness.
He said that the carcass had been kept in a funeral home as examination kept on building up more certainties.
An observer, who argued secrecy, said the occurrence happened about 9.00 p.m. on Saturday, including that the expired was discovered when one of his partners detected the body after others had left the pool.
“At the point when my companions and I were tied in with leaving the setting of the gathering to get up to speed with time before they lock our inn, we heard somebody had suffocated in the pool.
“I was stunned in light of the fact that there was no indication of such and everybody had left the pool quite a while before at that point.
“Nobody saw he was suffocated. Perhaps in light of the fact that it was at that point dull and there was boisterous music. When he was brought out, individuals attempted to restore him however it was all futile,” she said.
“t was accumulated that the perished was later raced to the University of Uyo Health Center where he was affirmed dead.