How Flood Swept Away Female Secondary School Student in Ondo
June 22, 2022 Ganiyu Amodu
“The only thing found while searching for her is her mathematical set”
A Junior Secondary School student of Mount Carmel Girls School, Ikare Akoko, the headquarters of the Ikare Akoko Local Government Area of Ondo State, identified as Motunrayo John, was reportedly swept away by a flood.
The flood was said to have been caused by a downpour in the community.
It was gathered that the incident happened on Tuesday in Semusemu area of the town.
A source in the community said the girl was playing with erosion and she put her legs inside the water when she mistakenly slipped into the water and was carried away.
“The only thing found while searching for her is her mathematical set,” the source said.
The Divisional Police Officer in Ikare Akoko, Mr. Olatujoye Akinwande, who confirmed the incident said the school principal, Mrs. Ajoke Asiwaju, reported the matter at the police station.
The Police said the search and rescue operation had commenced.