A Nigerian PHD student at the International Islamic University, Malaysia (IIUM), Adedeji Abiodun Liadi, has died.
According to reports gathered, he slumped while on the campus field jogging and was rushed to the school’s medical center for treatment where he was pronounced dead.
Popularly known as ‘Olubadan’, the deceased was from from Ibadan, Oyo State and was 44 years old.
He was formerly a lecturer at the Department of Economics, National Open University Nigeria (NOUN), Lagos.
He was buried according to Islamic rites at the Muslim burial ground in Malaysia, with hundreds of people in attendance