By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan.
Tragedy struck at the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso as a 500 level student of the Institution committed suicide.
New Nigerian gathered that the Urban and Regional Planning student identified as Adesoji Adediran hanged himself in his room over the weekend.
It was learnt that the dead body of Adesoji was found in the room at about 5.30am last Saturday, (March, 18) by his roommates said to be returning to the room from where they have gone to read overnight.
Sources said it was the roommates that alerted the LAUTECH authorities which then reported the incident to the police after which Adesoji’s body was removed from the ceiling where it was hanging.
The sources stressed further that the dead body of the LAUTECH 500 level student was later that day moved to the state owned hospital mortuary.
Oyo State Police Public Relations Officer, (PPRO) SP Adekunle Ajisebutu while confirming the story said an autopsy is to be carried out on the dead body of the 500 level student.
SP Ajisebutu added that police are already investigating the incident to know the motive behind the suicide as Adesoji did not leave any suicide note.