In the mid-hours of yesterday, the shocking news of Kuranga Aishat Yetunde, a missing undergraduate of the University of Ilorin went viral on social media. She was identified as a 200Level student of the Department of Educational Technology, Faculty of Education of the Varsity.
According to some sources, she was last spotted on the university main campus demesne at around 7:00PM on Tuesday, 24th July, 2018.
UCJ UNILORIN gathered from a source which, however, affirmed that she is 19 years old, averagely tall and has a chocolate skin-colour. It further stated that she is a resident of Lagos Female Hostel of the University Main Campus, Compound C, Room No. 28.
Sequel to the incident, in a public statement released and published by the Students’ Union on its official website (www.unilorinsu.com) on Thursday, 26th July, 2018 at exactly 07:19PM and in order to make known its stance, it proclaimed the said student missing and further stated to offer its support in scouting her up.
The statement read; “We use this medium to declare Kuranga Aishat, a 200Level student of Educational Technology missing. The Student Union joins her friends and family in the search of our dear colleague.”
Thus, in a bid to facilitate the search for the missing student, the Students’ Union urged the student populace and the entire university community who will get acquainted with her whereabouts to communicate the information to any of these phone numbers; 0706 533 6172 or 08033423902 for immediate intervention.
Since the occurrence became known few days ago, the atmosphere has been tensed and there have been various speculations and conflicting opinions from different quarters of the student populace regarding how the female student got missing while a student organization also alleged her to have been found. But for now, no verifiable information about her precise location has been received yet.
As at the time of filing this report, efforts to reach the Students’ Union officials and concerned authorities for their views on the circumstance were to no avail.