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Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Update: EFCC Frees 13 Out Of 94 ‘Yahoo Yahoo’ Suspects Arrested At Osogbo Nightclub

Update: EFCC Frees 13 Out Of 94 ‘Yahoo Yahoo’ Suspects Arrested At Osogbo Nightclub
The Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC in Ibadan, Oyo State, have reportedly freed 13 out of the 94 suspected cyber fraudsters recently arrested in Osogbo.
The 94 suspects were arrested on Sunday night after the agency raided three Night Clubs in Osogbo and Iwo towns, in Osun State. Recovered items included 19 exotic cars and over 100 phones.


13 persons were, however, exonerated and released after preliminary investigations found them to be innocent. The Deputy Chief Detective Superintendent of the EFCC in the state Bright Igeleke, said the latest arrests are an indication of the resolve of the commission to rid the country of economic and financial crimes.
He further stated that so far, at least 152 convictions have been made on internet fraud and related offenses.
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11-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Speaks On Corruption At UN Conference (Video)

11-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Speaks On Corruption At UN Conference (Video)
11-years-old Naomi Oloyede, a student of Battle Axe High School, Abuja, who has a penchant for giving public speeches has announced herself to the global scene with her succinct address on anti-corruption at the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in Vienna.

In a video the agency shared on Twitter, Oloyede was seen speaking against corruption.
The 11-year-old said it is important to have a good government that will shun all forms of corrupt practices.
She also advocated a better, safer and more inclusive place for children all over the world.
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Friday, 11 October 2019

Suspect Confesses To Kidnapping In Niger State (Photo)

Suspect Confesses To Kidnapping In Niger State (Photo)
A-35-year-old man, Mohammed Betuwa, suspected to be a member of a five-man gang of kidnappers in Katsina State, has confessed to taking part in the abduction of the daughter of one Sariki Aliyu of the Kudun-Gure Fulani Settlement Camp, Kotonkoro, in the Mariga Local Government Area of Niger State.

The suspect, who is the only member of the gang currently in police custody, confessed to taking part in the crime in an interview with Punch correspondent in Minna on Thursday.

Betuwa said, “I am struggling to meet my responsibility as the head of the family. I have two wives and seven children; I started kidnapping to make quick money when the cattle rustling business I started in 2015 was not bringing in enough.

“My wives know that I am a kidnapper; it is through the business that I take care of them.”

He explained that the gang leader, Hamidu Buden, introduced him to the kidnapping venture.

“My greatest worry now is my mother; if she gets to know that I am a kidnapper, she will place a curse on me that will follow me till the end of my life,” Batuwa added.

It was gathered that the incident that led to the suspect’s arrest occurred on September 29, 2019, when Aliyu reported to the police that five persons invaded his compound and kidnapped his daughter.

According to the report, the men fired gunshots into the air to scare away villagers before whisking his daughter away to an unknown destination.

On receiving the report, a team of police detectives attached to the Bangi Division chased after the fleeing abductors and the suspect was arrested in the process and the victim rescued unhurt.

Northern City News gathered that only Betuwa was arrested during the operation as his four accomplices took to their heels and have not been seen since then.

The second-in-command to the state Police Public Relations Officer, Uthman Umar, confirmed the incident.

He said the suspect confessed to the crime, adding that police operatives recovered an empty shell of AK-47 ammunition from the scene.

Umar added that detectives were on the trail of the fleeing suspects and that the case would  be charged as soon as investigation was concluded.
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Dad Who Fathered Six Children With His Daughter Found Guilty Of 36 Rap3s

Dad Who Fathered  Six Children With His Daughter Found Guilty Of 36 Rap3s
A vile dad who fathered "at least" six children with his daughter in a 20 year campaign of abuse has been found guilty of 36 charges of rap3.

The man, who cannot be identified in order to protect his daughter, was also convicted for one s3x assault.

During his trial at Swansea Crown Court, the woman said her father told her he wanted to "teach" her how to have s3x so she knew what to do with future boyfriends.


He would come into her room as she slept and abuse her, jurors were told during the harrowing trial.

She told the court she became pregnant with her first child at the age of 14, and reported the assaults to police in 2018.

She also suffered two miscarriages and had one termination, Wales Online reports .

Judge Paul Thomas told the rapist that in his 40 years as a judge it was "one of the worst cases he had ever dealt with".

He warned the man he faced a "very long" sentence.

The prosecution said he used elements of witchcraft and the occult to manipulate his victims, including creating a fake mystic who told the females to perform s3x acts with him.

When he gave evidence in his defence, he admitted having s3x with the girl from the time she was 14 but said that when she was a teenager she blackmailed him into continuing a sexual relationship.

In an interview with police, she said her father told her: “We are soul mates, we have been together through so many lifetimes. We are meant to be together.”

And she said she was forced into sex with him, stating: “I knew that was wrong and I thought it would never happen again but I was wrong. It happened at least two to three times a week.

“I had to deal with that in my mind. I knew it was coming - whether it was in my bed or in the car or on the beach that he would have s3x with me.

“He did it several times in a short space of time and would go a week or two without anything and then back the way it was.

“It was continuous. I was scared to say anything.”

The alleged abuse took place when she was aged between 14 and 18, the court heard.

The daughter explained during a police interview she had been guided to a secluded area where he grabbed her hand and forced her touch his p.e.n.i.s, telling her: “It’s not wrong”. She said he told her: “I’m going to teach you how to do it right.”

She said in interview how sexual intercourse followed and her dad told her: “You will learn from this.”

She said: “It made me feel very dirty. We went back to the car. I would not talk to him. He told me my attitude better change before I get home.”

And she told police she had been abused 20 or 30 times in her dad's car, saying in a recorded interview: “If we went out in the car at nighttime, just me and him, he would find somewhere secluded and make me do it in the back of the car.

“He was always very quick in his decision-making and say ‘We will have a quickie there’; ‘Let’s do it there and go home’.

“It happened in the car probably 20 to 30 times.”

Speaking during his trial, the dad accepted having s3x with his daughter, but claimed he was blackmailed.

Asked whether his wife knew what was going on, he says he didn’t know and that she used to “drink and go to bed early”.

He says: “She was always telling me I have got to know my place otherwise there would be trouble. I was terrified of what she could do to me.”
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Revealed: Kevin Hart, Fled The Scene Of His Car Crash Leaving Friends Trapped And Was Not Wearing A Seat Belt

Kevin Hart left the scene of his horror car smash last month while his two friends remained trapped in the vehicle, according to the crash report.

New details have emerged following the accident, with law enforcement sources telling TMZ on Thursday that 'none of the 3 people in the car were wearing seat belts'.

Hart, 40, had to have his spine fused back together after breaking it in three places when his 1970 Plymouth Barracuda barreled through a fence on Mulholland Highway in Malibu in September.

Now it has been revealed driver Jared Black was using a handsfree device for his phone during the accident and that his 'sudden acceleration and loss of control' caused the crash. 

The determination came after law enforcement reportedly stripped down Hart's vintage car and found it 'did not have any mechanical issues' and that the crash was caused by 'driver error'.

But they did find extensive bodywork including adding sports tires and a 6.4L Hemi V-8 engine. The car was reportedly without an anti-lock braking system.

The report states: 'There were fold and crease marks on the belt surfaces consistent with being folded and tucked into the seats and no indicators of occupant loading were present.'

If they had been worn, police add: 'They were being worn improperly due to excessive slack in the belts.'

Also in the vehicle was the 40-year-old's trainer Rebecca Broxterman. She is said to have been found facing the windshield between the right passenger seat and the roof. The report states the car was 'not outfitted to carry rear seat passengers'.

Hart, who had plastic storage boxes to replace the backseats, told TMZ: 'I have nothing but love for Jared and wish him and Rebecca a speedy recovery.'

However the site also said their sources have stated there will be 'multiple lawsuit[s] stemming from the crash'. 
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Willow Smith Passionately Kisses Her Boyfriend (Photos)

Willow Smith Passionately Kisses Her Boyfriend (Photos)
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett's teenage daughter Willow passionately kissed her boyfriend Tyler Cole after dining on sushi at Nobu Malibu on Wednesday night.

The Time Machine singer turning 19 on Halloween matched her 21-year-old co-producer in a baggy hoodie, blue jeans, and sneakers for their hot dinner date.

The Calabasas socialite reportedly met the Family Reunion actor through her big brother Jaden, who hired Tyler to open for his Vision tour in 2018 after collaborating on MSFTSrep.


Six months after their first couple sighting in April 2018, Cole publicly declared his love for his 'queen' and 'best friend.'

'I love you so much. Thank you for everything you have done for me,' the biracial aspiring filmmaker gushed on Instagram.

'You have touched my life in a way you will never understand. Thank you for helping me through some of the toughest times in my life and joining me in this crazy journey through space. You're the best ever.'

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Amber Rose Welcomes Her Second Child (Photos)

Amber Rose Welcomes Her Second Child (Photos)
Amber Rose has given birth to her and boyfriend Alexander "AE" Edwards' first child together, a son named Slash Alexander Edwards.
Amber Rose Welcomes Her Second Child (Photos)
On Instagram, her boyfriend announced, "Thank u @amberrose for loving me so much that u put ur body thru it 2 bring my in2 the world. I could never be as strong as u. Slash a rockstar."

The social media star is already a proud mama to 6-year-old Sebastian Taylor Thomaz, who she co-parents with rapper Wiz Khalifa.
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Kylie Jenner Body-Shamed On Instagram After Sharing An Old Bikini Photo Of Herself With Stormi

Kylie Jenner Body-Shamed On Instagram After Sharing An Old Bikini Photo Of Herself With Stormi
Kylie Jenner's attempt at sharing a sweet throwback picture with her daughter has potentially backfired after the makeup mogul experienced a slew of body-shaming comments from online trolls.

The 22-year-old was feeling sentimental Wednesday and decided to post a series of pictures with Stormi, one, from one year ago with both of them wearing swimsuits while lounging outdoors.


But this sparked a number of commenters to express their disbelief with Kylie's figure, specifically the 'abnormal' proportions of her lower half.

Kylie was pictured lounging on a pool chair in a neon yellow bikini with her daughter Stormi wrapped in her arms.

'About a year ago with my baby,' she wrote in her caption. 'Where does the time go..'

The reality star, whose natural hair is a dark brunette shade, was modelling platinum blonde locks in the throwback pictures, all while showing off her figure.

'No real human should be shaped that way,' one commenter wrote about the bikini pictures.

Other commenters were in agreement that Kylie's body was perplexing, with some mentioning how they thought the mom-of-one had a plastic surgeon on hand to make the enhancements.

'Y'all really stingy with the surgeons info,' a commenter joked.

Another person wrote: 'With all due respect, your hips just looks unnatural. It just doesn't match your body frame. Just saying.'

Other people said the figure looked 'abnormal' and couldn't be 'real' based on the proportions shown in the image.

'Body proportions look absurd but let's just continued not talking about it,' a frustrated fan wrote.
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EFCC Arraigns 7 Suspected SIM Swap Criminals

EFCC Arraigns 7 Suspected SIM Swap Criminals
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Kaduna Zonal Office on Thursday arraigned seven suspected SIM Swap criminals in Kaduna.

They are: Okafor Samuel Obinna, Chigbo Pascal Chidi, Oha Chukwujekwu, Ahamefula Francis Izuchukwu, Ugonna Nelson Owete, Ikenna Henry and Chinyere Aniobi Jessica.

They were arraigned on two counts bordering on conspiracy and obtaining by false pretence before Justice Mohammed Tukur of the Kaduna State High Court.

Operatives of the EFCC had earlier in September, arrested six of them. They specialize in defrauding innocent Nigerians by using bank details obtained through their SIM cards swapped on Automated Teller Machine ATM.

One of the charges reads: “That you, Okafor Samuel Obinna, Chigbo Pascal Chidi, Oha Chukwujekwu, Ahamefula Francis Izuchukwu, Ugonna Nelson Owete, Ikenna Henry and Chinyere Aniobi Jessica and others now at large sometime in 2019 at Kaduna Judicial Division of the High Court of justice Kaduna State with the intent to defraud falsely obtained the sum of N2,911,480.00 (Two Million Nine Hundred and Eleven Thousand Four Hundred and Eighty Naira) from the Diamond Bank (now Access Bank)account of one Abdulrauf Bolaji, which was transferred after his SIM swap to several accounts under the pretence that the said sum was transferred by him, which you all knew to be false and thereby committed an offence contrary to Section 1(1)(a) of the Advance Fee Fraud and Other Fraud Related Offence Act, 2006 and punishable under Section 1(3) of the same Act.”

They pleaded “not guilty” to the charges.
Following their plea, counsel for the EFCC, S.H. Sa’ad urged the court to fix a date for commencement of trial, and for the remand of the defendants in Correctional Service

Counsel for the defence, Usman Liman, however, informed the court that his clients had opted for a plea bargain, and intended to change their plea to “guilty”.

In a short ruling, Justice Tukur, ordered that six of them be remanded in Correctional Service custody, while Jessica should be remanded in EFCC custody due to her ill health and fixed October 11, 2019 for “hearing on the plea bargain application”.
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Army Rescues 6 Abducted School Girls In Kaduna State

Army Rescues 6 Abducted School Girls In Kaduna State
Troops of Operation Thunder Strike rescued on Thursday six female students of Government Day Secondary School Gwagwada in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

The girls were abducted same day on their way to school and are different from another set of six schoolgirls of Engravers’ College abducted on October 3 in Kaduna, along with a teacher and matron.

The Deputy Director Public Relations of 1Division Nigeria Army Kaduna, Col. Ezindu Idimah said three motor boys were rescued while four suspected bandits were neutralised by the troops.

“The Troops who were on routine patrol in the general area received information from a reliable source that some bandits terrorizing the Abuja-Kaduna highway have waylaid some students on their way to school and abducted them.

“Troops immediately swung into action and gave the bandits a hot chase.

“On sighting the troops, the bandits engaged them in a firefight but had to surrender to the superior firepower of the troops.

He explained that all the students abducted by the bandits were rescued safely and re-united with their families.
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Fayemi’s Wife Urges Castration For Rapists In Ekiti

In addition to life jail, the Ekiti State Government, in collaboration with the office of Wife of the Governor, is making moves to amend the gender-based law to carry capital punishment such as medical castration of rapists and defilers.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that wife of the governor, Mrs. Bisi Fayemi, is seeking amendment of the Gender Based Violence (Prohibition) Law, 2011 at the State House of Assembly, to deter perpetrators.

NAN also reports that a public hearing on the GBV amendment bill was held at the state House of Assembly on Thursday, in Ado-Ekiti.

At the public hearing, the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Wale Fapohunda, said the amendment to the bill might include medical castration, compulsory psychiatric test and disqualification of offenders from benefiting from government’s social investment programmes.

Mrs. Fayemi, in her address, said her office had, since 2018, been overwhelmed with complaints bordering on all forms of violence, particularly against women.

According to her, the amendment of the bill has become imperative to give the victims voices and for offenders to be held accountable.

She added that the worst form of injustice in any society was for offenders to be let off the hook without justifiable reasons, assuring that strengthening the law would ensure punishment for violators and allow people to take ownership.
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Three Injured As 3-Storey Building Collapses In Lagos

Three Injured As 3-Storey Building Collapses In Lagos
A three-storey building at Sharks Squad, Abijo on Lekki Expressway collapsed at about 7:14 p.m on Thursday, injuring three persons.

The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, said the collapsed building was under construction.

“The three people sustained various degrees of injuries and they have been treated and discharged,” Oke-Osanyintolu said.

He said there was no death recorded, while officials are still working and monitoring situation at the site.
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Regina Daniels Gushes Over Her Husband, Ned Nwoko (Photo)

Regina Daniels Gushes Over Her Husband, Ned Nwoko (Photo)
Regina Daniels who turned a year older yesterday has took to her instagram page to gush over her husband, Ned Nwoko. Sharing a loved up photo of them, Regina wrote;

'Sometimes, someone comes Into your life, so unexpectedly, takes your heart by surprise and changes your life forever @greatprincened ''.
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Wednesday, 9 October 2019

Check Out The New Face Of Kogi State Govt House (Photos)

Check Out The New Face Of Kogi State Govt House (Photos)
Governor Yahaya Bello (GYB), transformation agenda on infrastructural development of Kogi State as a whole and vision of making Kogi a tourist delight can be seen in the beautiful, serene, clean and natural environment create in today’s Government House.

Charity, they say, begins at home. Kogi is rising higher. Vote GYB/CEDO Vote APC ๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜ See photos below;










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Senior Al-Qaeda Commander Asim Omar Killed In US Raid On Taliban

Senior Al-Qaeda Commander Asim Omar Killed In US Raid On Taliban
Asim Omar, a top Al-Qaeda commander has been killed in a joint US-Afghanistan raid.

He was killed alongside six of his fellow terrorists during the raid on the Taliban in Afghanistan’s Helmand province on September 23, Afghanistan's National Directorate for Security revealed on Tuesday Oct 8.


A photo appearing to show Asim Omar’s dead body was also released online after he was killed in a US-Afghan joint airstrike.

Omar who was the head of operations in South Asia died alongside his courier to Al-Qaeda leader Ayman Al-Zawahiri.

'They had been embedded inside the Taliban compound in the Taliban stronghold of Musa Qala,' added the Afghan intelligence services' statement.

The operation targeted a Taliban hideout in the Musa Qala district, but at least 40 people attending a wedding party were killed on the same day, according to provincial officials, in US airstrikes.

Helmand's Deputy Provincial Councilman Abdul Majed Akhund said most of the dead were women and children.

Fourteen people were reportedly arrested, including five Pakistani nationals and one Bangladeshi. 

The statement said a large warehouse of supplies and equipment was also destroyed.

Omar who was the head of operations in South Asia died alongside his courier to Al-Qaeda leader Ayman Al-Zawahiri.

'They had been embedded inside the Taliban compound in the Taliban stronghold of Musa Qala,' added the Afghan intelligence services' statement.

The operation targeted a Taliban hideout in the Musa Qala district, but at least 40 people attending a wedding party were killed on the same day, according to provincial officials, in US airstrikes.

Helmand's Deputy Provincial Councilman Abdul Majed Akhund said most of the dead were women and children.

Fourteen people were reportedly arrested, including five Pakistani nationals and one Bangladeshi. 

The statement said a large warehouse of supplies and equipment was also destroyed.

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Policeman Allegedly Shoots His Beautiful Girlfriend Dead Before Taking His Own Life

Policeman Allegedly Shoots His Beautiful Girlfriend Dead Before Taking His Own Life
A 27-year-old South African lady identified as  DJ Khanyi Ntanga has been found dead after being shot by her 37-year-old Rustenburg police boyfriend, Constable Sello Tshukudu who also killed himself. 

The North West police said the couple were found dead in their apartment at Rustenburg in an apparent murder suicide scene.
Police Spokesperson Captain Sam Tselanyane who confirmed the incident in a press conference on Tuesday October 8, said they were called to a shooting incident in Boitekong on Sunday October 6th.

According to Tselanyane, Ntanga was found with a gunshot wound to her head alongside her boyfriend. The police has reportedly opened an investigation into the incident.



"He had a bullet wound to the head and was lying in a pool of blood," said Tselenyane.

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SexForGrade: University Of Ghana Bans Two Lecturers

SexForGrade: University Of Ghana Bans Two Lecturers
The University of Ghana has banned two of its lecturers implicated in s3x scandal in the BBC’s sexforgrades documentary.

The two lecturers, Professor Ransford Gyampo and Dr Paul Kwame Butakor were interdicted by the university on Tuesday.

The two lecturers from the University of Ghana were shown in the BBC’s documentary and accused of engaging in s3xual harassment on campus.

According to statement issued by the University, the lecturers were being banned as part of investigations into the allegations.

The statement signed by the Director of Public Affairs, Stella  Amoa said the decision to interdict Gyampo and Butakor, was to allow for further investigations into the matter.

The statement said in line with University regulations, the two lecturers would be invited by the Anti-Sexual Harassment Committee in the next few days to assist with further investigations into the BBC documentary.
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Drake Hits Back At Father Over Claims He 'Exaggerated Relationship To Sell Records'

Drake Hits Back At Father Over Claims He 'Exaggerated Relationship To Sell Records'
Drake has hit back at his father's claims that he exaggerated their strained relationship to sell more records.

The 32-year-old Canadian rapper has often used his parents' divorce in his music, recalling how they broke up when he was a child and his father's alleged troubles with alcohol.

Drake's father, Dennis Graham, said in a recent interview that the rapper admitted to embellishing details of his upbringing because "it sells records".

The rap star has now responded, saying he is "so hurt" by the claims.


He wrote on Instagram : "Woke up today so hurt, man. My father will say anything to anyone that's willing to listen to him.

"It's sad when family gets like this, but what can we really do? That's the people we are stuck with. Every bar I ever spit was the truth and the truth is hard for some people to accept."

Drake's response came after his father appeared on Power 106 with host Nick Cannon.

When asked about claims made in his son's music that he was an absentee father, Graham said: "I had a conversation with Drake about that. I have always been with Drake. I talk to him if not every day, then every other day.

"We really got into a deep conversation about that. I said, 'Drake, why are you saying all of this different stuff about me? This is not cool.' He (said), 'Dad, it sells records.' OK, well, cool."
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SexForGrades: UNILAG Suspends Another Lecturer

SexForGrades: UNILAG Suspends Another Lecturer
The University of Lagos, Akoka, has suspended another lecturer, Dr Samuel Oladipo, of the Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, after he was also indicted in a s3xual harassment documentary produced by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).

This is just as the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila; wife of the President, Aisha Buhari; and the Academic Staff Union of Universities called for the prosecution of the lecturers indicted in the documentary, while calling for the cleansing of the system.

The BBC had produced a documentary exposing four lecturers two from UNILAG and two from the University of Ghana, Legon for allegedly harassing undercover reporters, who posed as students in need of help.

The release of the footage had drawn outrage from many Nigerians, who demanded that justice be served.

The Principal Assistant Registrar, Communication Unit, UNILAG, Taiwo Oloyede, told PUNCH Metro on Tuesday that the second lecturer in the documentary, Oladipupo, had also been suspended.
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Flood Sweeps Away AAUA Final Year Student

Flood Sweeps Away AAUA Final Year Student
A student of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State, was swept away by flood in the town on Monday.

The victim, who was identified as Doyinsola Boluwade, was said to be a final-year student of the Department of Religious and African Studies in the institution.

It was gathered that the victim was swept away by flood while she was going to her place of residence during a downpour.

“The non-stop rainfall brought tragedy upon the university town yesterday (Monday) evening when an undergraduate was swept away to an unknown destination by flood at a canal very close to her place of residence,” a source said.

Confirming the incident, the landlord of the victim, Mr Ademola Elemukona, said he narrowly escaped being swept away as he climbed a cocoa tree when the flood was getting uncontrollable.

“Many people thought I had been swept away by the flood, but I thank God that I survived it,” he stated.

The Head, Media and Protocol Unit, AAUA, Mr Victor Akinpelumi, also confirmed the incident.

He said a search party had been organised by the school management to locate the student, but as of the time of filing this report, she had yet to be seen.
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