Science teacher crushed to death on his way to supervise NECO in Akwa Ibom (PHOTOS)


A school teacher died while on his way to supervise NECO examination at Community Secondary School, Ikot Esenam, Oruk Anam Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom state.

Mr. Imoh Brownson Okpo, a Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry teacher died at age 47.

Mr. Okpo, will be buried after a funeral service by Sabbath Day Church of God at his residence, Ikot Obio Itong in Akwa Ibom on Friday, 25th August, 2017.

Until his death, he taught Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry in different schools including the prestigious Esetang High School, Ekim and his last, Father Fintans Memorial Comprehensive Secondary School, Ikot Ntot, both in Mkpat Enin Local Government Area.




Harrison Essien, a journalist who shared the story on Facebook wrote:

"The remains of the late Mr. Imoh Brownson Okpo, a Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry teacher in Akwa Ibom State, who was crushed to death on his way to supervise the just concluded NECO examination, will be buried this Friday, 25th August, 2017.

Aged 47, the late Mr. Okpo, will be committed to mother earth after a funeral service by Sabbath Day Church of God at his residence, Ikot Obio Itong, before the Federal Government Girls' College, Mkpat Enin Local Government Area from 10am.

He died in a road accident on his way for NECO exams at Community Secondary School, Ikot Esenam, Oruk Anam Local Government Area.


Born on 15th August, 1970, Mr Okpo, a native of Ekim in Mkpat Enin Local Government Area, is a graduate of Physics Education from the University of Uyo (1993-1997).

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