Students at the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) are now mourning following the untimely death of their colleague. 

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The student identified as Flava died on Monday after suffering from a short illness. 

Details about the scourge that killed her are still scanty but it was confirmed that she passed away as a result of a malady. 

The late Flava was a third-year student pursuing a bachelor's degree course in Financial Engineering offered in the College of Pure and Applied Science (COPAS) at the university. 

News about her death emanated from one of the Jomo Kenyatta Class Representative Association's member, Omogo Senior who posted on a WhatsApp group.

 "We are in deep sorrow as comrades for losing this comrade, Flavia who was 3.1 student taking financial engineering before her death. May her soul rest in eternal peace" posted by Omogo on JKUCA WhatsApp group.​

Fellow students also took to the group to express their dismay and sorrows by sending their commiseration messages to the bereaved family.​