A final year student of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, Oyo State, Adesoji Adediran, has committed suicide.
PUNCH Metro learnt that the 500-level student of Urban and Regional Planning Department hanged himself in the school’s hostel on Saturday. Our correspondent gathered that his roommates, who had been away for a night study, returned in the morning to find his corpse dangling from the ceiling.
The school management was said to have been alerted, which informed policemen from the Owode division, who removed the remains. The corpse was said to have been deposited in a mortuary for autopsy. A classmate of the victim, who asked not to be identified, said Adediran’s remains were found around 5.30am.
He said, “He has two roommates. The roommates went for a night study on Friday. When they returned to the room on Saturday, they discovered that he had hanged himself with a cable. Nobody has an idea why he killed himself.” Read more