December 19, 2013 – Prof. Segun Onabanjo Is Dead: Cultists Killed Sociology Professor, Lecture At OOU, Olabisi Onabanjo University
2 days after ASUU called off its strike, a senior lecturer at Olabisi Onabanjo University, OOU in Ago Iwoye, Ogun State has died.
The senior professor at the Sociology Department, Dr Segun Onabanjo was killed yesterday by some suspected cultists who broke into his residence in Odomolara area of Ilese Ijebu around 1 am in the morning.
Dr Segun Onabanjo was shot at close range by the suspected cult members who carted away some of his belongings.
Ogun state police spokesperson, DSP Muyiwa Adejobi, who confirmed the killing of the lecturer said the command was on the trail of the killers who escaped through a nearby bush. “We are already working on some leads; the police engaged the criminals when they arrived at the scene and some were believed to have sustained injuries in the duel. We combed the area and found some blood stains which we hope will help in this case,” he said.
He added that: “The police command is seriously investigating this case and the suspects will be brought to justice.’’
Dr Segun Onabanjo‘s corpse has since been deposited in a mortuary in the area.
So so sad!
May his soul rest in perfect peace.