Miss Precious, a female undergraduate from Ifite Awka, Anambra State, died in a gas explosion in her lodge on Thursday.
The deceased, a Nnamdi Azikiwe University student, was reportedly trapped by a collapsed building wall as a result of the explosion.
There were also injuries among the lodge’s other occupants.
According to reports, the fire severely damaged the lodge, which was primarily occupied by UNIZIK students.
Obinna Anyanwu, a local, believes the explosion was caused by one of the occupants cooking with her gas cylinder in her room.