Adaeze Doris Jaja, a 400-level female student at Olabisi Onabanjo University in Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, has allegedly taken her own life. The State Police Command’s spokesperson, Omolola Odutola, confirmed the incident on February 6, 2024, stating that the 31-year-old passed away in a hotel room.
The PPRO said Adaeze was reported to have been found lying unconscious and foaming in the mouth with an empty bottle of Sniper beside her.
Odutola clarified that the incident was reported to the Divisional Police Officer of Ago Iwoye Division on January 27 at approximately 7:30 a.m.
“The Director of Be-Happy Hotel in Ago Iwoye, Hon. Oduniyi Adelaja, visited the police station and informed that at around 6 a.m. on the same day, he was notified by Adebayo Israel, a hotel staff member, that Adaeze Doris Jaja, a 31-year-old female and a 400-level student at Olabisi Onabanjo University in Ago Iwoye, was discovered unconscious and foaming at the mouth on a freezer,” stated the spokesperson.
“An empty bottle of Sniper 1000EC/DDVP was found beside her, and she was immediately rushed to Best Care Hospital and later transferred to Love and Care Hospital in Ago Iwoye, where she was confirmed dead.”
Odutola said that the scene of the crime was visited and the empty Sniper bottle was recovered.
She stated further that the body of the student had been taken to the Olabisi Onabanjo University mortuary for an autopsy.