Sylvester Oromoni: Interim DPP advice indicted Dowen College Staff- Police tells Coroner inquest

The Coroner inquest into the controversial death of a 12-year-old student of the Dowen College student, Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, continued on Monday, February 21, with a Chief Superintendent of Police, (CSP) Bamidele Olusegun, stating that some members of staff of

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Blackish substance found in Sylvester Oromoni’s intestine – Lagos pathologist tells Coroner’s inquest as he dismisses autopsy done in Warri

The Coroner’s inquest into the controversial death of Dowen college student, Sylvester Oromoni, continued on Tuesday February 8 with a Chief Pathologist with the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Dr. Sunday Soyemi, disclosing that a blackish substance was found

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Dowen College speaks, after the official autopsy finds them not guilty of the death of Sylvester Oromoni

Read the press statement by Dowen College below… On the 30th of November, the Dowen College family was informed we had lost one of our own: Sylvester Oromoni. Sylvester was the fourth of his family to attend Dowen College and

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We followed due process – Pathologist present at Sylvester Oromoni’s autopsy conducted in Lagos says

A consultant pathologist at the Military Hospital, Yaba, Chikodili Nwigwe, has said that due process was followed when a second autopsy was conducted on the remains of Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, the 11-year-old student of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos. In an

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Sylvester Oromoni: Court grants N1 million bail each to detained Dowen college students

A Yaba Chief Magistrates’ court in Lagos has granted bail in the sum of N1 million each to the five Dowen College students, detained over the death of their schoolmate, 11-year-old, Sylvester Oromoni. The students were on December 9 detained

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No one involved in Sylvester Oromoni’s killing will be spared – President Buhari

President Buhari has reacted to the controversial death of 11-year-old Dowen college student, Sylvester Oromoni, who died after he was allegedly attacked by some of his seniors at school. In a statement released by his Special Assistant on Media and

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Update: Two more Dowen college students and three house masters reportedly arrested as police obtain court order to remand students in a juvenile center

Two additional students of Dowen college have reportedly been arrested and detained by the Lagos State Police Command over their alleged involvement in the torture and death of their schoolmate, Sylvester Oromoni. This is according to a report by TVC.

Read More Update: Two more Dowen college students and three house masters reportedly arrested as police obtain court order to remand students in a juvenile center

Dowen College: Take over Sylvester Oromoni’s case -House of Representatives tell IGP

Members of the House of Representatives have directed the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Baba, to take over investigations into the alleged torture and eventual death of Sylvester Oromoni, an eleven-year-old student of Dowen College, Lagos. The lawmakers gave the

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Lagos state government commiserates with parents of deceased student of Dowen college

The Lagos State Government has commiserated with the parents of Sylvester Oromoni (Jnr), the 12-year-old student of Dowen College, Lekki, who died recently. Speaking on the incident, the State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, said the incident is very

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Lagos school counters claim of 12-year-old student dying from injuries he sustained after allegedly being beaten by fellow students for refusing to join a cult

The management of Dowen College in Lagos state has countered claim of a 12-year-old student dying from injuries he sustained after allegedly being beaten by fellow students for refusing to join a cult. LIB reported earlier that a Twitter user

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