Two University Students Drown While Taking Selfie

Two university students, Mr. Derick Ouka and Ms. Sharlet Atieno, has been confirmed dead after they fell into a river while taking photographs.

The incident happened at River Yala in Kenya, when the duo, alongside other two friends, went to the bank of the river for a photo shoot.

It was gathered that Atieno, who is a first year student at Bondo Technical Institute, slipped and fell into the river after she posed on the rocks for photos.

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However, Ouka, a second year student at Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology, also got drown while trying to rescue Atieno.

The two remaining students, Steve Omondi and Beatrice Stephanie, said all efforts to rescue them proved abortive as their bodies had disappeared into the depth of the river.

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