Nobody Died During GST Exam Stampede–VC EBSU

By Nwogha Ndubuisi, Abakaliki The Vice Chancellor, Ebonyi state University, Prof Chigozie Ogbu has debunked media report that some students died in a stampede that occurred during the University’s General Studies (GST) Exams, last week. Prof Ogbu who made the clarifications while briefing the Press in Abakaliki, said there was no casualty or record of death of any student during the exercise. He said:”during the incident, the University has no record of casualties. Some students, who fainted were taken to the hospital and they are now sound and healthy. “What really happened on that day, Wednesday, was that there were some hitches that caused delay of the examination. “It was actually scheduled batches by batches of all the students, who are for the examination. The first batch fixed for 8am could not start due to the delay in […]