An SS3 student of State College at Abak Road Ikot Ekpene named precious kufre Sam lost her life on Saturday 14th August, 2021 in a drainage with heavy torrent along Abak road, Ikot Ekpene.
Eye witnesses claimed that she wanted to help a woman get an item that fell on the drainage then she slipped and fell into the fast rushing drainage as a result of the heavy downpour.
Her body was later found in the big pit along abak road which she was removed and buried.
Precious Kufre Sam is a science student in State College Ikot ekpene and is supposed to write the ongoing West African Examination Council Exam with her peers. She is also the first child of her family.
Residents along the scene of the incident made it known that the drainage system along the road needs proper covering. The drainage are deep and large and are not friendly to children.