Oluchi Anekwe was a 300 level student of the Department of Accounting at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) and was a first class scholar in her department until her death from a high voltage cable that snapped off the pole on the campus last night
Miss Oluchi was returning from church service and was walking along the “New Hall” bus stop in front of Sodeinde Hall of residence when a high voltage cable snapped off the pole and killed her. She died almost immediately.
Students of the institution today shut down academic activities on the campus in protest against what they considered negligence on the part of the university authorities.
Oluchi is from Aku town in Igbo Etiti Local Government Area of Enugu State, Nigeria