The corpse of a student, Darasimi have been retrieved from a hotel in the Fagba area of Lagos, alongside that of her boyfriend, John on a day her family said she was supposed to be in school.
John and Darasimi were said to have lodged in the hotel, but their motionless bodies were found in the hotel room. However Darasimi’s elder sister, who was at the hotel to claim her corpse, said she was supposed to be in school instead of lodging in a hotel with John.
Confirming the development, the spokesman of the Lagos Police Command, Muyiwa Adejobi said: “On Monday, March 8, 2021, around 8am, one Niyi Adeduro, the manager of the Rosetree Hotel located at No. 7 Akinyele Street, off Jonathan Coker Road, new Oko Oba, came to the station and reported that one John Lekan and his girlfriend, one Oluwadara, lodged in his hotel the previous night, but unfortunately, this morning (Monday) around 6am, they were found dead.
“Lekan was lying in front of the room and Oluwadara was inside the car. Their corpses have been evacuated to the Mainland Hospital for autopsy.”