Temitope Omolara A 100 level student of the University of Lagos died on Thursday, March 23rd after she reportedly went out with an unidentified man. A...
Temitope Omolara A 100 level student of the University of Lagos died on Thursday, March 23rd after she reportedly went out with an unidentified man.
According to Nigerian Tribune, the deceased was said to have returned to the campus after the outing feeling sick, with her friends the report said she was vomiting blood countless numbers of time.
Details of the circumstances leading to her death still remain confused. The university authority, on Sunday evening, reacted to a tweet, which alleged that the student had died at the university’s medical centre.
A statement signed by the Public Relations Officer of the university, Mr Toyin Adebule, also discredited claims in the tweet that the school had ejected some students from their halls of residence in connection with the incident.
“Information available so far indicates that she called someone to come and pick her from the hall. Later information filtered into the hall that she had died,
Read the statement below
“I wish to state that the story about the Medical Centre is false. Definitely, the incident did not happen in the medical centre contrary to the claim in the Twitter massage. Lastly, there is no formal report from the hall to the DSA on the incident. Therefore, no action could have been taken to eject the bona fide student as claimed. Let me state categorically here that no student has been ejected from the hall over this matter. At this moment our thoughts are with the family.”