A 22-year-old fashion designer, Bamise Ayanwole, who went missing after boarding a Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) service in Lagos, Nigeria, has been found dead.
It was gathered that Bamise’s corpse was dropped on Lagos Island with some vital organs missing.
Bamise went missing on Saturday, February 26, while returning to Ota from Ajah. She boarded a BRT bus with number 240257 going to Oshodi at about 7 p.m. at Chevron Bus-Stop.
While in the bus, she sent messages to her friend saying she was scared as the vehicle had only three persengers and refused to pick up more persengers along the way.
She went missing afterwards. Sadly, her body was found dumped by the roadside, and an unidentified man reportedly informed officials of Ebute Ero Police Station on Saturday evening.
Her corpse was later deposited at the Mainland Hospital mortuary.
Suspected BRT Driver Arrested
The driver of a BRT service vehicle, which was boarded by the murdered 22-year-old fashion designer before she was wentmissing , has been arrested in Ogun State.
The suspect, who disappeared into thin air after the incident, was arrested by operatives of the Department of State Service (DSS) in the Odogbolu area of the state.
Two more persons with links to the driver were also arrested, according to The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Adekunle Ajisebutu.
In a trending video, the driver said he was acousted by armed men along the road and Bamise was dragged down by the armed men while he drove off for his safety.