Ekiti varsity student stabs boyfriend to death Over N2,500


An student of the Ekiti State University, EKSU, has been arrested for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend to death over N2,500.

Reports stated that the 300 level student of the Department of Biology Education, identified as Bukola Odeyemi asked John Iju for money to change her hairstyle but the said lover refused and the disagreement led to his death on September 16 at Treasure Base Hostel, Iworoko-Ekiti.

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Narrating the sad incident, a resident said: “Odeyemi had demanded N2,500 from her lover, also a student of EKSU, to get her hair done at the salon, but an argument ensued after the deceased refused to give her the money.

“During the altercation, Odeyemi stabbed Iju in the chest and his cry for help attracted us but he did not survive the injury.”

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The spokesperson of the Ekiti State Police Command, DSP Caleb Ikechukwu, comfirmed the tragic incident, and also stated that investigation is ongoing.


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