Crime

Referee Dies After Friend Hit Him With Juju Ring During A Match In Osun

A graduate of the Federal Polytechnic Ede, Shuaib Isola, has died after being hit with a magic ring, following a disagreement during a football match he was officiating over the weekend in Iwo, Osun State.


One Lateef Ahmed has been arrested by the police in connection with the death. The deceased allegedly collapsed after being hit with the magic ring by his friend, Lateef.

According to reports, Lateef hit the deceased following a dispute at St Mary’s Grammar School football field on Sunday.

Isola was confirmed dead at the General Hospital, Iwo, where he was rushed to, as all attempts to revive him proved abortive.

Yemisi Opalola, Police Public Relations Officer in the state, while confirming the incident, said the family of the deceased evacuated his corpse and declined autopsy. But investigation will continue into the incident.

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