Kwara State Police Command has explained how Blessing Olajide, a 300level student of the University of Ilorin was killed in Ilorin.
The spokesperson of the police, Ajayi Okasanmi, said Ms Olajide, who they believe was first raped, was killed at her residence at Tanke area of Ilorin.
The deceased, who was living with her elder sister, was a student of Agricultural Science Department of the school.
Revealing this in a statement on Thursday, Okasanmi noted that the deceased “was lying dead on the floor when neighbours entered her apartment and saw her with her two hands tied to the back, and mouth gagged”.
“She was naked and had bruises on her private part.
“The people later informed the police at F’ Division Police Station, who discovered the dead body, snapped the picture, and took the corpse to the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH) for autopsy,” the police said.
Okasanmi also said that the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mohammed Bagega, has directed immediate investigation and arrest of the perpetrators.