300-level student of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), simply identified as Ephraim, has died after jumping down from B series of the Faculty of Arts building.

Eyewitnesses said it was a suicidal act.

He was in the Department of Actuarial Science, Faculty of Management Sciences.

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The institution’s Public Relations Officer, Mr. Micheal Osasuyi, could not be reached for comments.