Three lecturers from Abia State University, Uturu, have died in a tragic accident.
According to reports, three of the lecturers died tragically on the same day, leaving family members in anguish.
Prof. A. I. Nwabughuogu of the Department of History/International Relations, Dr. D. S. Okoroigwe of the Department of Geography/Planning, and a third lecturer from the Department of Political Science all died in September 3.
An anonymous source told Punch that lecturers at the university were struggling financially.
‘We’ve been owed more than seven months’ salary,’ he told the publication.
Three people have died, according to Dr. Victor Nkemdirim, the chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities at Abia State University.