Feranmi Fasunle, a 200-level student of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba who recently committed suicide has been identified as the daughter of Prof. Adeolu Akande, the Chairman, Board of Commissioners of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC.
Furthermore, more details have emerged pertaining to the unfortunate demise of the 19-year-old lady.
The Director, Public Affairs of NCC, Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde, in a statement on Friday, May 14, described the late Feranmi as a promising student. The Board, Management and entire staff of the NCC have also commiserated with the Chairman, Prof. Adeolu Akande.
Their statement reads;
“Miss Fasunle, aged 19, was a promising 200-Level student of Political Science at the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State, who dreamt of reading Law as a second degree,” the statement reads.
“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 its Board, Management, as well as 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 lady 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 also give the entire family of our Chairman the grace and fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.”
Read the statement from NCC below.
See more photos of the 19-year-old young lady, Feranmi.