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19-year-old student commits suicide in Benue State

14 September 2016, 21:25

Abuja - It is alleged that 19-year-old girl from Benue State committed suicide after her boyfriend left her and impregnated another girl, Punch reported.

According to a report from the girl's friend, the previous night she had come home with a sharp knife and wanted to be accompanied to the boyfriend's house and threatened to deal with the boy.

The girl is alleged to have taken a substance that made her vomit blood at the apartment and fell to the ground thereafter.

Also read: Mom of 3 drops suicide note, disappears

She was taken to hospital after foaming around her mouth but died 30 minutes later at the Yiman Hospital.

The girl's class teacher, Timothy Tyohange has described her as an average student who seemed interested in learning.

The Benue State Command Police Public Relations Officer, Moses Yamu has confirmed the incident and states that investigations have commenced.

A Lagos 19-year-old girl had also committed suicide after she was rejected by her lover.

For more on this story visit Punch


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