Man Dies While Trying to Exhume Corpse in Ogun Cemetery.


A yet-to-be identified man died while attempting to exhume a corpse at the Muslim cemetery in Iberekodo, Abeokuta North Local Government area of Ogun state.

The police spokesperson in Ogun State, Abimbola Opeyemi confirmed the incident on Wednesday.

He, said he could not confirm what killed the man. He also added that the corpse has been deposited in a mortuary in Abeokuta.

“Yes, a lifeless body was found at the Muslim cemetery close to Iberekodo there. The body has been taken to a mortuary and investigations have commenced”.

Residents of the area said the man died in a pool of his blood, with several of them believing that he must have been struck dead by a ghost.