Verification exercise: Teacher allegedly dies of shock in Ilorin
A teacher at Sheik Abdulqodri College, Ilorin, capital of Kwara State, names withheld, allegedly slumped and loss her life over the call she received that officials from the Ministry of Education were in her school.
The unverified report suggests that the woman who until her death failed to get two months of her salary owing to her inability to get her original certificate from one of the institutions in Kaduna.
Reports said that the victim came back from Kaduna some weeks back where she had gone to get her certificate and due to the stress she went through she couldn’t resume in school on the 16 of September 2019 being the official resumption date for teachers and students in the state.
However, on Wednesday when officials of the ministry visited her school and one other, a fellow staff put a call through to inform her that officials of the ministry were in their school, she slumped and died later .
All our efforts to reach out to the family of the deceased and management of the school proofed proved abortive as at press time.