A senior lecturer at the Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH), Prof. Gideon Okedayo, kidnapped by gunmen, has been found dead.
Okedayo who was kidnapped on Igara road in Akoko Edo area of Edo State while on his wa to his hometown on Thursday.
A source at the university said on Tuesday that the dead body of the lecturer was found inside a bush.
“It is sad. They have killed Prof. Okedayo. We learnt about his gruesome killing yesterday (Monday) night.
“We were called from the police station that they have found his dead body. “And they confirmed to us that he must have been murdered by his abductors. This is just a sad moment for all of us at the university,” he said on phone.