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OAU distinction medical student, knocked down by a hit-and-run driver, dies after 6 days in coma


Oluwaseun Olorunfemi, a 400 level medical student of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile Ife, has died after being in coma for six days. Olorunfemi, who was hit by a vehicle on Tuesday, while going for “medical posting”, was rushed to Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital (OAUTHC).

At the hospital, Olurunfemi laid in coma until he gave up the ghost on Sunday, December 25. The driver who hit him didn’t wait to acknowledge his act but fled the scene.

Deeper Life Christian Fellowship (DLCF), where he was the choir coordinator, and colleagues of Olorunfemi have been thrown into mourning since the incident occurred.

The deceased was reportedly a distinction student in the college of health sciences.

  1. Wat a painful death! May d gud lord grant ur parents d strength to bear ur lost dear.. Always rest in d bossom of the gud lord..

  2. may his gentle soul rest in perfect peace and may the Almighty give the family fortitude to bear the irreparable lost. Amen.

  3. Rip,so sad, may God grant u eternal rest and give ur parent and loved ones d fortitude to bear d loss.Good night

  4. Hmmmm what a great loss to the entire family especially the mother. I pray that the Lord will strengthen U all in order to bear the loss.

    • Amen. ….a great even to d country courshe is trained to save lives. ..wat a loss ,may d lord grant d family the heart to bear the loss

  5. Oh! God… I pray that God give his people the fortitude to bear the loss… Akin… Kai! This is painful

  6. Rest in peace dear so touching afta all the rigorous medical posting n all sorts its unfortunate that it ended this way. Pray God will grant ur family the strength to bear the loss. Sleep on till we meet to part no more dear colleague.

  7. O God….wat a painful death,I pray dat d lord of comforter will always b dere to comfort ur family…rest in peace

  8. We are nobody to questioned Almighty God,please my brethren take heart God why,my brother may your rest in peace,Amen

  9. God have mercy on us the death of young ones is rampart…….especially the best and good ones

  10. Oh Lord. Avenge ur for ur own. There is no peace for the wicked. May his soul rest in perfect peace. Amen.

  11. Wait oh wat is going on why are dey after corpers and graduate do dey want a generation of illiterate? Wat a lost rip

  12. God is not wicked still i believe. ds is so painful but i will interpret ds to be that the righteous are taking before the evil in the blossom of your lord oluwafemi

  13. this is unbelievable, in fact I don’t kw wat to say .may Good God console ur family, Rest in peace dear

  14. Rest in peace to the dead. I pray that the good Lord gives the family of the bereaved the fortitude to bear this huge loss.

  15. This is so sad oo. May God give his family the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss. Amen RIP

  16. God y are our students dieing na on 24th a 400l Economics student of MOUAU died in ABA afta a brief illness

  17. May his soul rest in peace ……..God of mercy come and speak on behalf of the youth

  18. Wat a world ,full of mystery,vanity upon vanity, I can’t comprehend d mystery in this sinful world,one of the most painful ,heartbroken death of d yr,I share d pain with his FAM,frds,classmates n d xianbody,may his soul find rest in Jesus, its indeed painful, let’s b comforted bcos we cant question God,he also die as a practising xtian,dats d ultimate,Rip