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Updated: Another female Student, Grace, Raped, Murdered in Ibadan

By Raji Olatunji from Ibadan

Another tragedy occurred again on Saturday as a female student, Grace Oshiagwu, a student of Oke Ogun Polytechnic, was said to have been raped and murdered by unknown persons in their residence at Idi-Ori area, Akinyele, Ibadan Oyo state capital.

This is a case too many to bear as the nation is still mourning the death of Barakat Bello, recently raped and murdered and Azeezat Shomuyiwa who was also murdered in the same Akinyele area of Ibadan another one just occured again today.

According to a popular Ibadan based radio presenter and investigative journalist, Oriyomi Hamzat, who broke the news to The Bliss News said Praise was alone in the house when the unscrupulous perpetrators came through the ceiling to carry out the dastardly act which eventually led to her death.

Hamzat said when her neighbours forced the door open, they found her dead body in pool of blood with signs on her head showing she was hit with machete.

Grace who was an ND 1 student of the Oke Ogun Polytechnic Ibadan until her death.

As at the time of filling this report, the victim’s father who lost his wife 12 years ago couldn’t speak to anyone as he’s still in shock about the unfortunate incident.

The remains of the deceased were rejected at the state government’s hospital, Ade-Oyo, Ring Road, Ibadan.

The case was reported at the Ojooa Police station, from where they were asked to take the deceased body to the mortuary for further investigations.

Speaking on the incident, Oyo State Police Command, Police Public Relations Officer, Olugbenga Fadeyi said “One Grace Oshiagwu ‘f’ aged 21 yrs, was macheted on her head in a church mission building at Idi-ori Area Shasha off Expressway by unknown assailant(s) today 13/06/2020 about 3.00 pm.

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