Two students of the Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete, were found dead in an off campus hostel.
Tobiloba Daniel and Arewa Abayomi were believed to be lovers and were naked on the floor.
The deceased were both 200L students of the university and were writing the ongoing examinations when the tragic incident occurred .
A students who spoke on the condition of anonymity told our Correspondent that , “we suspect there are lovers and we became concerned when they were not seen during the ongoing examination in the School, and also in their class for three days.
“It was when some of their friends got to the hostel outside the school that they found them naked and dead. We are suspecting that they may have been poisoned”.
Director, University Relations, Hajia Saeedat Aliyu, said there was no official communication on the matter.
Public Relations Officer of the Kwara State Police Command, SP Ajayi Okasanmi, said, ” information was that the two of them were found dead inside their room and the police were alerted.Our officers pull down the door and they were taken to the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH) for autopsy. But investigation into the matter is ongoing”, he added.