A student of the Department of Management Sciences of University of Benin, Austin Okafor, has died after urinating blood.
Austin, who is in level 300, reportedly died due to alleged negligence on the part of the school management.
Reports has it that the deceased had gone to the school Health Centre for medical attention on October 2, but was referred to UNIBEN Teaching Hospital on October 3, after several hours of delay.
The emergency ambulance conveying him was made to obtain clearance permit from the Student Affairs Division before he could be treated at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital, UBTH.
But the situation deteriorated after he lost all strength as a result of urinating of blood profusely.
Austin died at the UBTH Accident & Emergency Ward after a failed attempt by the hospital doctors to resuscitate him.