WE have been reliably informed that a female student by name Busayo of Babcock University, Busayo Ogunkoya, was shot dead by a security guard during a birthday party in a hotel in Ikorodu area of Lagos state last night.
According to the report the 22-year old Ms. Busayo was invited to the birthday party by her boyfriend. They were all celebrating with their friends when a security guard who was said to be drunk fired a shot that accidentally hit her in the neck region.
Her friends immediately rushed her to the nearest hospital but she was confirmed dead on arrival.
The Nigeria police on receiving the report arrived the scene and arrested the Security guard, the assistant Manger of the hotel along with Busayo’s boyfriend.
When asked by newsmen, the Deputy Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Lelma Kolle, confirmed the incident and said that the case had been transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Yaba, for investigation.
May her soul rest in peace. Amen.