A 400-level female student at Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU) in Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, identified as Adaze Doris Jaja, has reported comited suicide.
The incident occurred on January 27, when Oduniyi Adelaja, the director of Be-Happy Hotel in Ago Iwoye, reported a distressing discovery in one of the hotel rooms.
Adebayo Israel found Jaja lying unconscious and foaming at the mouth, with an empty bottle of Sniper, a popular pesticide associated with suicide cases, beside her.
She was promptly rushed to Best Care Hospital and later transferred to Love and Care Hospital in Ago Iwoye.
Despite efforts to save her, the OOU student succumbed to death at the hospital.
Omolola Odutola, the spokesperson for the Ogun State Police Command, confirmed the incident and stated that a thorough investigation was launched.
“To unravel the circumstances leading to Jaja’s tragic end, her body has been taken to the Olabisi Onabanjo University mortuary for an autopsy.”