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Man commits suicide on arrival of third child

13 October 2015, 08:07

Abuja - A Lagos native was allegedly found dangling from the ceiling of his one-bedroom apartment after becoming despondent following the arrival of his third child, Naij has reported.

The deceased, identified only as "Ada's father", was believed to have been a trader at the time of his death.

Due to the family's tough economic situation, the man allegedly became despondent upon hearing of the arrival of his third child and it is believed that this was the reason behind the man's choice to take his own life.

Also read: Charles Okah stopped from attempted suicide in court

Following the discovery of the deceased's body, an argument broke out as to what should be done with the remains.

It remains unknown as to how the family discarded of the man's corpse.

Read more at Naij

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