Blessing Otunla corpse was on Sunday found naked inside a drain around Iddo area of the Federal Capital Territory.
Blessing, a former English Language department student of the University of Abuja.
She was said to have travelled from Oyo State to Abuja on Saturday in order to get her transcript.
One of the student in the university, who didn’t want his name mentioned, said, “We saw the dead body of the lady at a permanent site area of the school inside the gutter that is along the road.
“Someone who knew her identified her body. She graduated two years ago. The development has caused fear among those of us staying in the area.”
A relative of Blessing with the Twitter handle, @Dondekojo, confirmed the development.
She faulted the process of having to travel to get transcript after graduating.
Mariam Yusuf, FCT Police spokesperson, confirmed the incident, saying the command had launched a full scale investigation into the matter.
“We have launched a full-scale investigation and we are on the trail of the suspects,” Yussuf said.