In a devastating turn of events, friends of Nigerian man identified as Okpani Ugochukwu have taken to social media to mourn him after he died today May 19, hours before his flight to the UK for his master’s.
The news of his passing has left his loved ones in shock and disbelief.
Late Okpani Ugochukwu had been granted a scholarship to pursue a postgraduate program at a reputable UK university and was eagerly preparing for his departure on Friday.
Excitement filled his heart as he took to his Facebook account on Thursday night, sharing the news of his imminent journey and expressing gratitude for the opportunity.
Tragically, his dreams were shattered when he peacefully slept and did not wake up the next day.
The exact cause of Okpani Ugochukwu’s passing has not been disclosed at this time, and his friends continue to mourn their loss, struggling to come to terms with the suddenness of his departure.