Four teenagers drown at Lagos beach


Four teenagers on Tuesday drowned at a beach in Lagos State.

The Lagos State Police command confirmed the incident in a post shared by the Public Relations Officer, SP Benjamin Hundeyin on his verified Twitter page.

Hundeyin said that the teenagers drowned at the beach on Tuesday after receiving their examination results.

He advised parents and guardians to guard their children to avoid such incidents.

His tweet read: “I’ve talked about drowning in relation to water travel and swimming pools. Still, parents/guardians, have a heart-to-heart talk with your teenagers to avoid losing them.

“Four teenagers drowned at a Lagos beach after collecting their exam results in school. Take heed!”