A 400 Level student of Osun State University, (UNIOSUN) Osogbo, Adebisi
Rofiat Damilola who went missing 5 days ago has been found dead.
And police detectives are making frantic efforts to unravel circumstances surrounding her death.
Daily Trust reports that Rofiat who was studying Science Education at
the Ipetu-Ijesa campus of UNIOSUN left Ipetu on Thursday to attend a
programme of NASFAT society at Ikoyi near Ikire and that her whereabouts
was unknown since then.
A source who spoke with their correspondent on a condition of anonymity said
“Rofiat left Ipetu-Ijesha on Thursday. She was supposed to be in a
NASFAT programme at Ikoyi, not far from Ikire. We have been looking for
her since Thursday. We just received a phone call that Rofiat’s body was found somewhere around Iragbiji”.
The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Fimihan Adeoye confirmed the
incident and assured that the perpetrators would be apprehended and
brought to book.
He said the remains of the deceased student have been deposited in the
mortuary for autopsy and that her family has been notified.
The father of the deceased student died recently and her family was
still mourning when Rofiat was also sent to her early grave by unknown
Mourners have been thronging the residence of the deceased at Ilesa Garage in Osogbo to console Rofiat’s mother.
Meanwhile, the two final year students of the same university, Samuel
Eke and Akinduro Robert who were declared missing since September 5 have
not been found. The CP said the matter is still under investigation.
Police arrested and arraigned a student of the university, Adedamola
Olagoke, before a Magistrate Court sitting in Osogbo for kidnapping
saying he was the person that communicated last with the missing
students before their disappearance.
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