The Lagos State Police Command has confirmed the recovery of the dead body of Oluwabamise Ayanwole, who got missing in transit while onboard a Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) vehicle last month.
The body of the 22-year-old lady was found lying on the Carter Bridge by Ogogoro Community, Lagos Island.
The corpse has been deposited at the morgue of the Mainland Hospital, Yaba, for autopsy.
The bereaved family has been contacted and family members have identified the corpse as that of Oluwabamise Ayanwole, the lady earlier declared missing.
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Alabi, has expressed his sadness over the incident and his heartfelt condolence to the bereaved family adding that the detectives handling the case would not rest on their oars until her killers are found.
Meanwhile, the BRT driver, Mr Nice Omininikoron has been arrested by Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command.
The Command’s spokesperson, Adekunle Ajisebutu, made this known to Tribune Online in a chat as he confirmed that the dead body of the young lady has been found.
Ajisebutu said, “the driver of the BRT has been arrested.”