Lamu polytechnic student missing after swimming expedition

Shella beach in Lamu/COURTESY

Lamu,KENYA:An electrical engineering student at the Lamu Polytechnic has been reported missing after he went swimming in the Indian Ocean.

Juma Mohamed,23 was with a group of about 30 students from the institution who had gone for a swimming expedition at Shella Beach in Lamu before he was reported missing at around 10 am Friday.

Lamu West OCPD Juma Londo has confirmed the incident and said a team of divers and marine police have already commenced a search for the missing student or his body.

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