Ibadan Poly Lecturer, 3 TETFUND Officials Die In Fatal Car Accident
A lecturer at the of The Polytechnic, Ibadan, Oyo State, Kola Oladunjoye, and three others was reportedly killed in a car accident on Thursday.
Westerndailynews gathered that they were returning to Ibadan from Oke-Ogun Polytechnic when they had an accident.
The incident occurred at a lagoon near Moniya community in Ibadan, the state capital.
Westerndailynews learnt that Oladunjoye, was the immediate past Head of Department of Architecture in the institution.
Further learnt that, Oladunjoye and three others were coming from Saki town and almost in Ibadan when they had the accident.
” It is a very sad day for The Polytechnic, Ibadan and its staff. The man was the immediate former head of the department of Architecture. He was a very vibrant and committed individual. It is very painful,” one of poly staff said.
Oladunjoye and the trio were said to have went to Oke Ogun polytechnic, Saki for an official assignment.
A source said that apart from Oladunjoye, the three other occupants of the vehicle driven by Oladunjoye were TETFUND officials, though the identities have not been ascertained as at the time of filing this report on Friday.
“They are Tetfund officials who were on official assignment at The Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Saki. The team also included a staff of The Polytechnic Ibadan.”
“We are yet to identify the others who may probably not be our staff. So sad but who are we to question God.
“It is very disheartening that poly Ibadan lost another gem, yesterday in a fatal motor accident along Saki road in person of Architect Oladunjoye of Architecture Department. May his soul Rest In Peace.”
However, Public Relations Officer of the Polytechnic Ibadan, Alhaji Soladoye Adewole confirmed the death of the immediate past HOD of Architecture, Mr. Kola Oladunjoye to westerndailynews reporter on Friday.