A final year student of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba, Akoko, was swept away after a heavy rainfall Monday evening.
The victim known as Doyin reportedly hails from Ekiti State.
According to reports, her landlord, Elemukona Ademola, narrowly escaped the ugly incident after climbing a nearby cocoa tree.
The landlord said the house has been bedeviled by erosion from a canal close-by.
Reacting, the University Authorities have suspended lectures and tests earlier scheduled for Tuesday over the incident.
A statement signed by the Institution’s Acting Registrar,Opeolu Akinfemiwa however said all students should resume on Wednesday.
According to him: “The University is leaving no stone unturned in the quest to find the missing student.
“Divers and other volunteers have been sought to search the path of the river in a bid to find the missing under graduate.”
The Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of Akungba Shakiru Ajibola, a Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) Shakuru Ajibola, confirmed the incident and said three persons including a landlord of the house where the girl was carried away by flood were rescued.
He noted that divers were still looking for the undergraduate in the neighbouring rivers.