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Shocking :OAU Lecturer Dies In Office before being taken to a hospital

Palpable fear has gripped the lecturers and
students of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU),
Ile-Ife, following the mysterious death of a
lecturer in the Department of Obsterics,
Gynaecology and Perinatology, Professor
Solomon Olugbemi Ogunniyi.
The professor as gathered by grapevine died in his
office on the campus. Ogunniyi, a professor of
Obsterics, Gynaecology and Perinatology was
said to have been in his office on Wednesday for
a long and unusual period and had not come out
before some of his colleagues decided to check
on him.
Our correspondent reliably gathered that his
colleagues knocked the door to his office several
times but Ogunniyi did not respond. The
development compelled his colleagues and other
students around to open the door forcefully only
to find his lifeless body on his office chair. It
was further gathered that Ogunniyi was
confirmed dead at the Obafemi Awolowo
Teaching Hospital (OAUTHC) where he was
rushed to. The tragic discovery caused confusion
on the campus as other lecturers and students
expressed concern over the death of the father
of two.
Oginniyi was a two-term provost, College of
Health Sciences and his tenure ended on 31
July, 2013. The Public Relations Officer (PRO) of
the university, Mr. Abiodun Olarewaju when
contacted on Friday confirmed the demise of the


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