A 46-year-old woman in Enugu state has committed suicide after allegedly testing positive to Human Immune Virus (HIV).
Reports said the woman, identified as Celestina Mamah, from Udenu Local Government Area of the state, stabbed herself to death in a forest.
Daily Post quoted the police spokesman in Enugu State, DSP Ebere Amaraizu, as saying that the victim “had left her home on 28/5/16 at about 6pm and headed to a forest near Ogwu rest house in Udenu local Government Area of Enugu state where she allegedly stabbed herself to death.”
He said her dead body was found at about 11am on Sunday.
Amaraizu added that full scale investigations on the incident had commenced and that the remains of the deceased had been deposited at an undisclosed hospital within the council.