A UNILAG worker known as Sunday Meshioye has committed suicide. The driver of the Sociology department allegedly ingested sniper after facing an investigative panel at the University.
Confirming the report, the Principal Assistant Registrar and Head of Information Unit, UNILAG, Mrs. Taiwo Oloyede, said Meshioye, was facing a panel over a bus in his care which got burnt.
Oloyede said the panel has neither concluded its investigations nor deliver a verdict on the matter as at the time the incident happened.
He was facing a panel that was set up to unravel the circumstances that led to the destruction by fire, of an official vehicle.
The unfortunate incident took place before the panel concluded its Investigation. It’s indeed a sad situation.Mrs. Taiwo Oloyede
Meshioye took an insecticide branded ‘sniper’ on Wednesday 11 September after facing the disciplinary pane. He died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).
The Lagos State police spokesman, Bala Elkana confirmed this event. However, they have not reported it to the police.