It is been a sad time for the Board Chairman of Nigerian Communication Commission, Prof. Adeolu Akande, has he loses his teenage daughter.
The Board, Management and entire staff of NCC sent a condolence message to their boss who lost his daughter, Feranmi Fasunle.
The 19 year old 200 level student of Political Science, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba, Ondo State, was alleged to have committed suicide by drinking poisonous substance believed to be sniper.
She died at the early hours of Thursday morning, May 13 after been rushed to a federal Medical Centre in Owo, Ondo State.
The Director of Public Affairs of NCC, Dr Ikechukwu Adinde in a statement released on Friday, May 14, described the deceased as a promising student.
“Miss Fasunle, aged 19, was a promising 200 level student of Political Science, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State, who dreamt of reading Law as a second degree.
She died in the early hours of Thursday, May 13,2021 at the Federal Medical Centre, Owo, Ondo State, following spirited efforts to save her. The Commission,therefore expresses the heartfelt condolences of the entire staff over the sad development.
While we at the Commission identify with the entire family at this grieving period, we are, however, consoled by the fact that the young girl died pursuing an intellectual vision that would have added great value to humanity.
It is our solemn and collective prayer that God grant her eternal peace and give the entire family of our Chairman the grace and fortitude to hear the irreparable loss”.