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Friday, 30 June 2017

Female undergraduate, Joy Odama, died of carbon monoxide inhalation, not cocaine, new autopsy report reveals

Joy Odama, the 200-level student of Cross River State University whose mother alleged that she was killed by an Alhaji, died of carbon monoxide poisoning. This is according to the report of a recent autopsy authorized by the police.

Police Spokesman, Jimoh Moshood, told journalists in Abuja on Thursday that the new report carried out by CP Wilson Akhiwu, Force consultant, showed that Joy died after inhaling carbon monoxide fumes ‎and not cocaine as reported by Dr. Jibrin.
 
Jimoh Ibrahim further disclosed that Alhaji Usman Adamu, the suspect in whose Abuja home the female undergraduate was found dead on December 21, 2016, has been arrested by the police as investigation into Ms. Odama's death continues.  

Apart from Ms. Odama, another young woman, Victoria Ezekiel, fell unconscious in the suspect’s house that same day and was rushed to the Federal Medical Center in Jabi, Abuja with the deceased. Sadly, Joy was pronounced dead while Victoria was resuscitated after the hospital placed her on oxygen and treated her for conditions that included carbon monoxide poisoning, dehydration, vomiting, and headaches. 

Moshood added that Adamu will be charged to court soon while dismissing reports of police cover up. He disclosed that Mr. Adamu’s investigation for culpable homicide began after a law firm representing Philomena Odama, the mother of the deceased, wrote a petition to the Inspector General of Police, urging the IGP to order an investigation into her daughter’s death in Mr. Adamu’s apartment. 

Mrs Philomena Odama‎ alleged that her daughter was tricked by the suspect under the guise of offering her financial help.

21 Comments:

  • At 30 June 2017 at 08:46 , Blogger Alloy Chikezie said...

    I suspect something fishy

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  • At 30 June 2017 at 08:47 , Anonymous Anonymous said...

    The man will be released . This is naija. If evans is still alive.
    All these girls that are so proud to be aristo chics una see yr life. You should be readung ur book u are fillowung alhaji

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 08:48 , Anonymous Anonymous said...

    Rip poor girl

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 09:26 , Blogger GALORE said...

    Hmmmmmmmmmmmm


    There is God oo

    Make una fear God oo



    @Galore

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 09:30 , Blogger Aniah Ebere said...

    Story story story if I hear from cocaine poisoning to carbonmonoxide poisoning. Hmmmmmm Nigeria I hail ooooo

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 09:39 , Blogger NaijaDeltaBabe said...

    Na wa o


    ... Merited happiness

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 10:06 , Blogger Ojuju said...

    The man said he will kill the case.. so am not surprised reading this now

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 10:08 , Blogger Vivian Reginalds said...

    RIP
    -D great anonymous now as Vivian Reginalds

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 10:11 , Anonymous Anonymous said...

    I wonder how any Nigerian policeman can sleep at night, I wonder if it ever crosses their minds that there will be a price to be paid, if not by them, then by their offspring?

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 10:12 , Anonymous Anonymous said...

    So now, the National Hospital pathologist is wrong, while a police doctor is right?

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 10:18 , Anonymous prince said...

    NIGERIAN POLICE INHALATION OF CARBON MONOXIDE FROM WHERE, DOES ALHAJI USE I PASS MY NEIGHBOR IN HIS HOUSE, MY GOD, NIGERIA IS A FUNNY NATION WITH THE WORST POLICE FORCE IN THE WORLD

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 10:25 , Anonymous Hrm paul said...

    abegi runs no good aristo no good she just died for nothing her life is wasted wat a mess

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 11:00 , Anonymous Nkem4eva said...

    I am confused. Did the force consultant carry out an autopsy? Ok lets agree it's carbon monoxide poisoning. How did that happen?

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 11:05 , Blogger Sophia Nna said...

    Watin she leave school go do for the adamu house? Mind u its "corss river university of technology" state.o follow for the school name.

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 11:05 , Anonymous Anonymous said...

    Runz gone wrong

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 12:14 , Blogger Vincent Okechukwu Anagor said...

    Nigerian police and controversy. I began to suspect fowl play when nigerian police ordered another round of autopsy. How can the 1st autopsy say acute cocaine poisoning then this one now from police is saying carbon monoxide. Finally now that man will be let off the hook. Then again are they now saying the pathologist that did the first autopsy is quack or what?.

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 12:37 , Blogger OLOLADE said...

    😔 see what I was saying? Generator fumes kwa? if it's truly generator fumes then why charge him to court? or the autopsy revealed it was Alhaji generator fume that killed her? stupid police. na so the rich man go walk Scot free.

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 12:38 , Blogger Dockeeys said...

    Haba! Poverty must really be a curse for the poor Odama family to end their struggle without justice. Questions are running through my mind. If truly she died from carbon monoxide inhalation, as alleged; why then, was her body embalmed on the instructions of the said Alhaji, whom in the process, also lied to be her father. #Godpleasetakeoverthisfight

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 14:57 , Anonymous Anonymous said...

    No light, people just DE die and one fool say make we pay taxes. If there was light, won't she be alive today?

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 18:41 , Blogger Maxwell Akalonu said...

    JUST TAGGED THE NIGERIA POLICE FORCE AND THE SENATE PRESIDENT IN A TWEET, REMINDING THEM THEY HAVE KIDS AND THE POOR HAS A GOD, HEAVEN WEEPS FOR THEIR EVIL HEARTS, HUMANITY IS DOOMED...BEEF AND DIE

     
  • At 30 June 2017 at 23:30 , Anonymous Anonymous said...

    Lies

     

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