“Say No to Rape” 300 level Student of University of Ilorin was Raped and Murdered

A 300 Stage pupil of the College of Ilorin, Olajide Omowumi Blessing, was brutally raped and murdered by unknown individuals at her sister’s residence in Tanke space of the Ilorin, the Kwara state capital.


The deceased was a pupil of the Agricultural Science Division from Oke-Opin group within the Ekiti Native Authorities Space of Kwara State.



Spokesperson of the State Police Command, Okasanmi Ajayi, who confirmed the incident on Thursday, mentioned Omowumi was discovered bare together with her two fingers tied to the again and mouth gagged on Tuesday, June 1.


The deceased stayed together with her elder sister. The elder sister got here again from work at about 6:00 pm on Tuesday June 1, saying that she had tried severally to succeed in her on cellphone however couldn’t because the cellphone stored ringing. She got here again from work to fulfill the door of her residence locked and couldn’t acquire entry regardless of repeated knocks on the door. She then referred to as some neighbours who helped to interrupt open the door,” he said.


All of them met the deceased mendacity lifeless on the ground after they entered together with her two fingers tied to the again, and her mouth gagged. She was met bare, bruises have been observed on her personal half, her mouth was coated amongst others.


Additionally, a be aware mentioned to have been written on a chunk of paper was positioned on her chest containing a message, “Unilorin doesn’t forgive.” The folks later knowledgeable the police at F’ Division Police Station, who found the lifeless physique, snapped the image, and took the corpse to the College of Ilorin Educating Hospital (UITH) for post-mortem.” he added.


The PPRO mentioned that the state Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Bagega, has directed fast investigation and arrest of the attackers.


Reacting to the incident, Hon Ganiyu Abolarin, representing Ekiti State constituency on the Kwara State Home of Meeting, demanded a right away investigation, apprehension and prosecution of the culprits.


“I’m deeply involved about growing instances of rape and brutality towards the lady youngster in Nigeria. I strongly condemn the ugly killing of Olajide Omowumi Blessing, a 300 stage pupil of Agriculture Science on the College of Ilorin, who hailed from Oke-Opin in Ekiti Native Authorities Space of Kwara State,” he mentioned.



This ugly homicide of Olajide Blessing, who was allegedly raped to dying in her dwelling at Tanke, Ilorin, is one dying too many. The motion of the culprits horrific, condemnable and shouldn’t be condoned by any society. I, subsequently, urged safety companies to speedily examine, arrest and prosecute the culprits. The perpetrator(s) of this dastardly and barbaric act should be dropped at justice, we should all search justice for late Olajide Blessing.



We should make sure that all of the culprits liable for this barbaric act are swiftly dropped at justice. This nonsensical act of raping should cease in Nigeria. I wish to prolong my condolences to the household and associates of the sufferer.Whereas I commiserate with the bereaved household on the lack of their daughter, I prayed God to grant Blessing’s soul peaceable relaxation. I additionally wish to urge all our younger folks to be cautious of the corporate they hold and the locations they visited.” he added.


In the meantime associates of the deceased have taken to Fb to mourn her. See some posts beneath…