Patience Samson, a student identified only as Patience, was transported to the school clinic on Saturday when her classmates found she was seriously ill, according to an anonymous source.
Later in the day, she was treated and released.
However, according to the source, Samson was discovered dead in her hostel on Sunday morning.
In a telephone interview with Channels Television, the University’s Director of Communication, Sa’ad Mohammed, acknowledged the occurrence and stated that more facts about the student’s death will be published.
Her body has been placed in a morgue and will be autopsied soon.