26-year-old man commits suicide in Niger state

A 26-year-old man has committed suicide by hanging himself at the Rock Avenue, Madalla area in Niger State.

Reports said the man, simply identified as Okafor, hung himself on a tree on Sunday, leaving a suicide note behind.

According to a resident of the area, Abullahi Shuabu, who spoke with DailyTrust, said the deceased’s remains was seen dangling from the tree by a farmer who alerted other members of the community.

Residents said Okafor who managed a provisions store in the area, in his suicide note, asked his brothers to take care of his children and that he was tired of life.

The remains of the deceased has been deposited at Suleja General Hospital morgue.

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