Emerging report indicates that a rainstorm has killed a final year Diploma student of the Federal College of Education in Pankshin, Plateau State.
The rainstorm was said to have been accompanied by thunder and lightning.
27 year old Ponyak Danladi Nanfa, was reportedly struck dead while returning from school during a downpour on Monday evening.
The student, who hails from Langtang North Local Government Area, was trekking to get the foodstuffs his parents sent to him when he was struck down by the natural force.
He was a third year National Certificate in Education (NCE) student studying Music/Social Science.
“He had just written his first paper and was passionate about making good grades when he met his end,” said a Students’ Union Government (SUG) official, Mr. Renan Ibrahim.
The rainstorm was said to have started at 2 p.m and continued till evening.