Babcock University Says ''Girl Shot Dead In Hotel Is A Drop-Out, Not Our Student''Wednesday, July 23, 2014
A 22-year-old female student Busayo Ogunkoya who was shot dead at a birthday party by a drunk guard Azeez Ibrahim who claimed he was testing his new gun at Mambilah Hotel, Ikorodu, Lagos on Saturday, 5th of July has been denounced by the authourities of Babcock university.
It was earlier reported that until her death Busayo was schooling at Babcock university but according to an official of Babcock university, Busayo was not a student of the institution at the time of her death,
The Director, Communication and Marketing at Babcock, Mr. Joshua Suleiman, Spoke to Punch and he has this to say....
“While we regret the passing away of Busayo Ogunkoya, and sympathise with her family who currently are in anguish over this irreparable loss, Babcock University wishes to state here unequivocally that the victim was not our student at the time of her death.
“She was admitted into Babcock University during the 2011/2012 academic session to read Public Administration. She dropped out of the university after one semester.
"Since then, she ceased to be our student. Therefore, she could not have been our student.’’
Meanwhile the guard who shot and killed Busayo Ogunkoya has since been arrested.