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Third Mainland Bridge Suicide: Police Unsure of Identity of the Body Recovered from Lagoon



Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni has said that the Force is unsure of the identity of the body recovered from Lagos Lagoon on Tuesday, Channels TV reports.

Owoseni had earlier said that the body of one Dr. Orji Allwell, who was said to have jumped into the Lagoon from Third Mainland Bridge on Sunday evening, was recovered.

Owoseni later retracted the statement.

The deceased had on Sunday, told his driver to park the Sports Utility Vehicle they were in. The driver said after he parked, the deceased came out of the vehicle and jumped into the Lagoon.

The tragic incident occurred between Adekunle and Adeniji inward Lagos Island.


  1. josdaily

    March 21, 2017 at 3:42 pm

    Doesn’t the driver know his ogas name?

    • tee

      March 22, 2017 at 1:50 pm

      I beieve that’s clear from the statement above “Dr. Orji Allwell”

  2. Anne

    March 21, 2017 at 4:29 pm

    Good point.

  3. Authentic Sunshine

    March 21, 2017 at 5:05 pm

    There is no doubt that they will comb through a number of corpses before they get the victim’s. That’s if they hang about long enough. Norr be naija again and unaccounted for murders. I shudder at the thought of what our Rivers and streams harbour. esp. in places like Lagos, Onitsha e.t.c

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