Itunu Babalola, the Nigerian lady who died in prison in Côte d’Ivoire after she was allegedly wrongly jailed, has been buried in Ibadan the Oyo State capital.
The remains of Babalola were buried on Saturday at the Sango Cemetery at about 11:25 am.
Present at the burial were officials of the Nigerians in the Diaspora Commission sent by the Chairperson, Abike Dabiri-Erewa.
The body of the deceased had arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos on Friday at about 11 pm via Air Côte d’Ivoire and was conveyed to Oyo State.
Goldennewsng Nigeria reported that Babalola allegedly died on November 14, leading to a buzz on social media platforms as Nigerians expressed deep anger over her demise.
According to reports, the 21-year-old Babalola from Oyo State was a trader based in Bondoukou, Cote d’Ivoire