By: Fasilat Rauf
Gbadebo Richard, a 300 level student of the department of European Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Ibadan, has died in a machine accident on Tuesday, 28th of July 2020.
His death was confirmed through a broadcast signed by the President and Public Relations Officer of the faculty of Arts, University of Ibadan which reads: “it’s completely disheartening to announce the death of Mr Gbadebo Richard (300level student) from the department of European Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Ibadan. Your fervor to become greater in life was cut short by your sudden death…DEATH WHY? Team Evolution uses this medium to sympathize with the family of our late Afasite who was active, effective and diligent in studies. We pray that God be with the FAMILY and wipe out similar occurrence”
The deceased was reported to have been an operator at Henkel Global Industries Ltd. where he unknowingly slipped into the machine that took his life. At the time of filing this report, no other information has been provided about his death and burial.