A secondary student identified as Favour Ekemedili, a student of Cedar College, Baruwa, Lagos State, was confirmed dead after she drank a pack of juice laced with Sniper on Thursday, May 30th.
According to reports, the deceased identified as, Favour Ekemedili, left her home on the said day and was in class receiving the day’s teaching with her classmates when she got up, went to her bag, brought out the pack of juice and started drinking it. Shortly after she drank some of it, she threw the juice pack away and went to her seat.
Favour began complaining of having stomach pains after a few mintues. Her classmates rushed her to the school’s sick bay. Her classmates informed the nurse on duty that Favour began complaining of stomach ache after she drank the pack of juice she brought to school.
They searched for the juice pack she threw away and brought it with the remaining content to the nurse. Upon examination, the nurse found out it was smelling of the popular insecticide, Sniper. Immediately she raised alarm and Favour was rushed to the General hospital in the area.