Friends of a Nigerian guy named Okpani Ugochukwu have turned to social media in a heartbreaking turn of events to express their grief after he passed away today, May 19, just hours before his journey to the UK for his master’s.
His loved ones are in shock and disbelief over the news of his passing.
The late Okpani Ugochukwu was anxiously getting ready to leave on Friday after receiving a scholarship to pursue a postgraduate degree at a reputable UK university.
On Thursday night, he posted to his Facebook account with excitement, informing his friends of his impending journey and thanking them for the chance.
Tragically, his dreams were shattered when he peacefully slept and did not wake up the next day.
Okpani Ugochukwu’s friends are still mourning their loss and working to accept the abruptness of his passing because the precise cause of his death has not yet been made public.