Undergraduate Student of EKSU Stabs Boyfriend To Death


A female undergraduate student of the Ekiti State University (EKSU) Ado-Ekiti, who is identified as Bukola Odeyemi, allegedly stabbed her boyfriend, John Iju, to death.

According to eyewitnesses, the incident occurred at Treasure Base Hotel in Iworoko Ekiti area of the state.

Knife stained with blood. Photo: Daily Post
Knife stained with blood. Photo: Daily Post

Findings made available to schoolworld, revealed that the 20-year-old Odeyemi is a 300 level student of EKSU, while the deceased, who was 22, was also an EKSU student.

Eye witnesses made it known that the incident occurred at about 10pm and the issue was said to have started after the suspect demanded for a sum of N2,500 from her late boyfriend to make her hair in the salon, which the victim turned down.

“The refusal of the boyfriend to meet up with her demand resulted in a hot argument, which angered the lady and they started fighting. During the fight, the lady saw a sharp knife on the tray and immediately brought it out and stabbed the deceased on the chest.

“The deceased who could not survive the deep cut fell on the floor with blood oozing out of his body. The people around there cried for help but that could not help. The man died on the sport,” a source stated.

The friends of the deceased were said to have rushed to the police station at Iworoko to report the development.

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  1. This kind of incidence is a serious warning to our young ones. Well done for the great work you are doing. Keep it up.


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