Home Campus Gist OAU news OAU Staff Hangs Self After Sending Suicide Note

OAU Staff Hangs Self After Sending Suicide Note

A male employee of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Fisayo Oyeniyi, committed suicide inside his apartment.

It was gathered that Oyeniyi hung himself after sending a suicide note to his family.

The note which the varsity worker left for his aged mother, wife and children read: “I am not interested in living again.”

It was learnt that Oyeniyi, who was one of the armed guards in the security department left his office for home at Kanmi bus stop, Ifewara road, Ile-Ife, to commit suicide.

Read also: JAMB announces date for 2021 UTME exam, begins registration, mandates NIN

A source in the area said that the incident happened on Thursday afternoon. “I saw people rushing to his (deceased) apartment to see for themselves what Mr. Oyeniyi did to himself.

“We saw where he hung himself, dangling on the rope inside. He has been buried. This is so sad,” the source said.

When contacted, the spokesperson of the Nigeria Police Force, Osun State, Yemisi Opalola, said the matter was yet to be reported to the police.

“It has not been reported to the police. I asked the DPO of Moore Police Station and he told me he didn’t hear anything like that,” Opalola told our correspondent on the telephone.

Nota Bene: Click here to practice your CHM101 and evaluate yourself before the day of Central test

But the Public Relations Officer of the university, Mr Abiodun Olarewaju, confirmed the incident. Olanrewaju said Oyeniyi left office after he sent a suicide text message to his mother, wife and children.

Theophilic reporting for IOI

Source: Green Info NG

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

WhatsApp Join Our Whatsapp Channel