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Babcock University Student Loses 8 Family Members In Road Accident On Graduation Day

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June 4th, 2013 – Babcock University Student Loses 8 Family Members In Motor Accident On Graduation Day

Margaret Okwuikpo, one of the graduating students from the School of Nursing Science at Babcock University on Sunday lost 8 of her family members on her graduation day.

This sad news was brought to the attention of other students at the convocation ceremony on Sunday June 2nd, 2013 by the Vice-Chancellor of Babcock University Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, Professor Kayode Makinde.

It was reported that Margaret’s father, grandmother, sisters, brothers and cousins all died in a fatal road accident that occured in Port-Harcourt on their way to Babcock.

We learnt the family hired a 14-seater passenger bus from Port-Harcourt. 15 minutes after the bus left the car park, the car somersaulted severally due to overspeeking.

The 2 survivors of the accident, Margaret’s mother and brother-in-law are currently clinging to life at a private hospital.

So sad!

May the soul of the deceased rest in perfect peace!

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  1. Adeniran

    June 5, 2013 at 6:28 AM

    This is sad. R I P

  2. Glad

    June 5, 2013 at 9:03 AM

    My God! This is a very sad story, May the souls of the deceaced rest in the bossom of our lord and savior jesus Christ. It’s Well!

  3. Daviwyse

    June 5, 2013 at 10:33 AM

    so sad, may the souls of the departed rest in d bossom of the Almighty.

  4. Helen

    June 5, 2013 at 10:41 AM

    O Margret, i dont know what to say, i am so sorry, may God heal your wounded heart and grant them eternal life.

  5. TJ

    June 5, 2013 at 12:34 PM

    Oh,GOD!! PLEASE have mercy.This is indeed a huge blow. May God give her and all those concerned d FORTITUDE to bear this very huge loss and grant d departed eternal rest. So sad indeed!!!

  6. uwaigbe ernest

    June 5, 2013 at 12:41 PM

    Dis is a sad story indeed..GOD pls gv her d heart 2 bear d lost..


    June 5, 2013 at 12:44 PM

    What a tragedy?

  8. Saphire

    June 5, 2013 at 12:57 PM

    I can’t jst comprehend or diagest this story….is too scaring… Jezzzz this is too much for 1 to bear… God you alone can handle this matter…comsole the living and let the dead rest in peace….AMEN the

  9. dammy

    June 5, 2013 at 2:30 PM

    So sad.RIP

  10. Gracieux

    June 5, 2013 at 4:01 PM

    So pathetic,may God give u d Grace 2 bear d loss.May their souls rest in perfect peace

  11. uche

    June 5, 2013 at 6:31 PM

    May dir souls rip..amen

  12. Densy

    June 5, 2013 at 6:41 PM

    Deadly story! Take care my dear may R.I.P! deceased;-(

  13. Ayodele Ola

    June 6, 2013 at 6:42 AM

    Very pathetic, may their souls rest in peace.

  14. Olufemi

    May 20, 2014 at 3:11 AM

    What a bad news. RIP….
    May God also uphold d graduant

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