Onyekachukwu Meluwa, Warri
A 30 years old man, identified simply as Efe, has reportedly killed himself in Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State.
AUTHENTIC News Daily gathered that the deceased (man) committed suicide in Okuokoko community.
“Sources said that, “the deceased, was found dead in his apartment on Sunday morning, after consuming poison.
A friend of the deceased, who spoke on condition of anonymity told journalists that, “the victim attempted suicide almost a month ago because the girlfriend wanted to go out of their relationship.
“Though we don’t know about the circumstances that led to him taking poison again, the common belief is that it was related to the girlfriend.
“This is something that has happened before. He was rushed to the hospital once, before it reoccurred. Right now, nobody knows what happened. He was just found dead in his house.
“That last month, the girlfriend said she didn’t want the relationship anymore and he drank something and passed out. But fortunately, he was rushed to the hospital and he survived it.
“Every finger is pointing at the girl that it was probably because of love and all that.
“He was living fine, he had a well paying job. This unfortunate occurrence, I don’t really understand”.
Another source claimed that, “the doctor who treated the deceased after the first attempt, advised that he be “closely monitored, as he may try it (suicide) again”.
The Delta State Police Command was yet to confirm the incident, as of the time of filing this report.
Meanwhile, the corpse has since been evacuated from the death scene.