A popular professor of chemistry, Prof.
Abass Olajire who is also a senior lecturer at the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH, Ogbomoso, on Friday slumped and died in a mosque while observing Solatul Jum’at.
The death of the academician was confirmed by the school authority and both staff and students from the Chemistry department are currently mourning and in a panic mood.
One of the medical students that was at Lautech Teaching Hospital; Ogbomosho when he was brought in during Jumu’ah said he died at Ansarudeen Mosque while praying and was quickly rushed to the Teaching Hospital where he was confirmed dead.
The deceased is an author of different chemistry books being used across different schools n the country.