NEWS
16/07/2011 07:32 BST | Updated 15/09/2011 06:12 BST

UK Student's Body Found In Brazil

PRESS ASSOCIATION

The body of a British student who went missing in the Amazon jungle has been found.

Olakunle Teniola, 20, disappeared after jumping into a lake in Brazil with a friend on Tuesday.

Only his friend emerged and the body of the Coventry University student was recovered on Friday.

A spokeswoman for the Foreign Office said: "We can confirm the death of a British national in Manaus, Brazil on Tuesday July 12.

"We are providing consular assistance to his family at this very difficult time."