A student of Federal University of Oye Ekiti in Ekiti State, Faderera Oloyede, was found dead an apartment belonging to her boyfriend, Ayo Maliki, in Osun State.
The 22-year-old visited Maliki along with her friend, Kemisola Adewusi on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 in the Koko area of the state.
Reports say on reaching Maliki’s house, their host offered them a plate of rice and while eating the rice, the deceased complained of stomach ache and started vomiting instantly.
The 300level student of Mathematics Education died shortly afterwards.
A source said, “They tried to save her life but she died after complaining of stomach ache..
Student Union Government President of Osun State Polytechnic, Iree, Kehinde Raji, who confirmed the incident, disclosed that Maliki went into hiding immediately the incident occurred. He added that the police were invited and took the corpse of Oloyede away.
Spokesperson for the Osun State Police Command, Yemisi Opalola, has said that investigation had begun into the case.
She revealed that the friend of the deceased, who accompanied her to Maliki’s house had been detained.
“When they called us, we went there and took the corpse of the deceased and deposited it at the morgue in Osogbo.
“The State Criminal Investigation Department is handling the case and they have commenced investigation into the matter already.”