Mysterious fire kills Ondo University professor
The Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH), Okitipupa, was thrown into mourning on Tuesday, following the death of Prof. Adegboyega Obadofin, who was allegedly killed by fire in his residence.
Oginduyile said that the fire was said to have occurred about 1 a.m. on Tuesday at his residence in Ayeka area of Okitipupa.
The vice-chancellor said Obadofin, 65, was the Acting Dean, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences of the university.
“I was in great shock when I visited the late don’s home.
He described the deceased whose family resides in Lagos as a friendly person, a gentleman and a hardworking person, whose vacuum would be difficult to fill.
Obadofin’s body has been deposited at the State Specialist Hospital morgue in Okitipupa.