Tears flow as OAU staff commits suicide


Earlier this week, it was reported that a staff of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, named Fisayo Oyeniyi, hung himself in his residence after sending suicide text to his mother, wife and children.

It was gathered and learnt that Oyeniyi who was one of the armed guards in the security department left his working place for his house around Kanmi bus stop, at Ifewara road, Ile-Ife to commit suicide.

Without feigning ignorance of the act, it was widely learnt that Oyeniyi sent text messages to his mother, wife and his two children informing them that he was not interested in living again.

A source in the area named Tolani, said, “the incident happened around noon. I saw people rushing to his apartment to get to see for themselves to be sure of what Mr. Oyeniyi has done to himself.

Another source said, he committed suicide after two hours that he sent the suicide text to his family.

More so, the public relation officer of OAU, Mr Abiodun Olarewaju, confirmed the incident. He said Oyeniyi left office after he sent a suicide text to his mother, wife and children.

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