A Nigerian student named Kazeem Ademola Temitope died in Germany after getting into trouble while swimming in a lake.
The unfortunate news is that the young man, a Ukrainian student, passed away today, June 30, after being kept alive in the hospital after being rescued from the lake.
The incident was posted on Twitter yesterday by a user going by the handle @Earthbreaker SD.
He posted a video of Kazeem being kept alive in a German hospital in an effort to track down the boy’s relatives.
He stated: “After swimming and jumping into a lake, a Nigerian student named Kazeem Ademola Temitope who came to Germany from Ukraine is currently on life support at a German hospital.
He was saved and is now being kept alive. Before he is removed from the machine, there is a persistent search for his family.
If you recognize him or are able to identify him and are able to reach his family, kindly ask them to get in touch with the Nigerian embassy in Germany at +49 30 212 30 280 or 300.
Also, please allow a retweet to reach his family.
Ademola, it appeared, had passed away when a source going by the name of Backray Ibrahim Godwin posted a condolence message on his Facebook page.
Why Demola, this is just too soon, I’m going mad right now, wrote Godwin.
Why, why, why!
Please find peace.