May 01, 2017

UNILAG Confirms Female Student’s Suicide, To Meet Family

The management of the University of Lagos has confirmed the suicide of a 100-level student of Business Administration, Ayomide Ariyibi, adding that it would meet with her family.

The Deputy Registrar, UNILAG, Toyin Adebule, added that the student killed herself at home.

He said, “She died at home. There is a rumour that she was accused of stealing some things in the hostel. When we meet the family, we will know what exactly happened. But definitely, she is dead. Definitely, she committed suicide. I have gone to her hall and I have confirmed the incident. Our thoughts are with the family.”

The victim was reported to have taken her life after her roommates in Amina Hall accused her of stealing some make-up kits and clothes, which were allegedly found in her custody.

While following her mother home, Ariyibi’s hostel mates were said to have booed her.

It was gathered that the mother later returned home to see Ariyibi in a critical condition.

According to one Ajani Damilola, who shared the information on Facebook, the victim’s mother asked her what happened and she pointed towards insecticide.

She was rushed to the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, where she died.

16 comments:

Anonymous said...

Hmmmm, this is terrible.

Harbolarkale Niyi said...

So sad

inumidun said...

Saddening..

Ay360 said...

Its a pity

I. C Bruno said...

What where you people doing when she was accused? now it has led to her death.

Harbolarkale Niyi said...

So sad

Austine Gabriel said...

Very sad

Nasiru Adoke said...

may her soul rest in peace..good one from the school authority

Rosemary Ezeji said...

So sad. Rip

Onifade Joseph said...

Suicide is not the best option, no matter what
#Believe

Anurika Onwu said...

May her soul rest in peace.

abdulrasaq abdulrafii said...

RIP

Sunshow said...

Really sad news

okorochas justin said...

I pity the family...

Anonymous said...

Saddening, may her soul rest in perfect peace

Anonymous said...

Sometimes, cruel people can set you up and call you a thief! RIP! If she stole it, she most probably would have not died this way. Awon Ika eniyan! Omo Adariwirun!

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