20 years old student, raped, matcheted to death in Ilorin

By Abdulrasheed Akogun
20 years old lady identified as Abdulrahman Safau Omowumi has been reported raped and matcheted to death at Gerewu area of Ilorin metropolis.
The deceased was, until her death a student of Bathelomew College of Health Technology, Shao in Moro local government area of Kwara State.
According to a family member of the deceased who claimed anonymity, “the deceased, until her death was doing her internship at ABEBI Hospital Gerewu, and temporarily living with her uncle uncle at Gerewu due to proximity to her place of attachment.
“She left home on Saturday 27th of June around after 4pm and she did not return home till Sunday morning. The family reported to the police.
“The police later found her corpse beside a river at Oko-ọba in Gerewu village on Sunday morning, with matchet cuts on her head and she was suspected to have been raped.
Lifeless body of the deceased beside a river at Oko-Oba , Gerewu
“Her corpse was deposited at the Ilorin General Hospital morgue before she was finally buried at the Muslim cemetery on Thursday 2nd of July” he added.


Ibrahim Sheriff is the Editor of Fresh Insight and former Special Assistant on Media to the Speaker, Kwara state House of Assembly. Although a management science researcher by training, he has over five years experience of practice in Journalism, Public Relations and Communication Strategy. Sheriff holds a Masters Degree in Finance and Bachelors Degree in Banking and Finance from Kwara state University, Malete. He has Certificates in Digital Journalism, Enterprise Creation and Skill Acquisition (ECSA) and Basic Econometrics Data Analysis, as well as Bank of Industry (BoI) Certificate in Business Management. He is also a holder of Diploma in Cooperative Studies from Kwara state Polytechnic, Ilorin.

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