A Nigerian physiotherapist and PhD student, Chukwudi Ogbueche-Ifediora, has died in the United Kingdom.
Chukwudi’s death was announced after reports of another Nigerian Saheed Wahab, also passed away a day after his arrival in the United Kingdom for his master’s degree.
The announcement of Chukwudi’s death adds to the growing concerns within the Nigerian diaspora community, especially among those who have recently relocated to foreign countries for educational pursuits and better opportunities.
The Nigerians in the UK Community officially acknowledged Saheed Wahab’s passing in a statement published on their social media handle, and the news of Chukwudi’s demise was met with grief and shock among social media users.
Reacting to the series of recent deaths, a user expressed concern for the well-being of Nigerians abroad, emphasizing the need for support and assistance for newcomers.