On April 15, 2019, around 4.40pm, A Gardener of Jubril Martins Memorial Grammar School Iponri, Mr Femi Sderonmu was arrested by men of the police Force after he beat a Student of the same School Rafiu Adigun to death after a fight broke out between them.
It was learnt that Rafiu was headed home after he finished writing a WAEC Exam Paper for the day, and on his way he was challenged by Femi due to a confrontation the duo had earlier, a fight followed, Rafiu was said to have been knocked down unconscious and died upon arrival at the Hospital.
“Homicide detectives from the State Criminal Investigation Department, Yaba, visited the crime scene and the corpse of the deceased was deposited in the mortuary for autopsy. The suspect has been arrested and will be charged to court for murder.”
In a post on Instagram, Rafiu’s sister, identified simply as Adebusola, accused the school of covering up the incident.
She added that the family got to know of exactly what happened through some pupils, who were eyewitnesses.