A 400-level student of Department of English and Literary Studies, University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) recognized as Chukwuemeka Akachi, has mentioned to have allegedly dedicated suicide on Monday.
In accordance with an eyewitness who pleaded anonymity, he mentioned that Akachi went to an uncompleted constructing alongside Sullivan Highway the place he drank two bottles of ‘Sniper.’
He defined that it was some college students who had been going in the direction of the path that noticed him battling between life and loss of life who raised alarm earlier than he was rushed to UNN Medical Centre.
“Some college students noticed Akachi in a state of coma raised the alarm and he was rushed to the College Medical Centre, the place he was taken to the College of Nigeria Instructing Hospital,(UNTH) Ituku, Ozalla Enugu, the place he was confirmed useless by docs on obligation.
Our correspondent gathered that Akachi had pasted a suicide be aware on his private Fb wall hours earlier than committing the act.
The suicide be aware reads: “Forgive me. In case you’re the one who discovered the physique, I’m actually sorry. It needed to be somebody, you realize. I’ve chosen Jo Nketaih’s poem as my suicide be aware: ‘They mentioned you got here searching for me. I don’t drown, I used to be the water.’
The place do atheists go after they die! Lol. Amen,” he wrote.
Late Akachi additionally wrote on his Fb wall on Could 12: “My psychological well being has been on life help for some time now. Due to those that name. Textual content. Go to. Converse to me. Could we at all times bear in mind. Could we always remember. You’ll have added just a few hours, months or days to my time right here. However you realize life help is pricey proper?
Thanks for attempting. Amen.”
Confirming the incident, a senior safety personnel in UNN Safety Division who pleaded anonymity mentioned the incident was reported to them on the safety unit of the establishment on Monday morning.
He mentioned this was not the primary time the mentioned Akachi made try and take his life as in two events he had drunk kerosene and gas previously to kill himself however was rescued.
“However on Monday he drank Sniper and was rushed to UNN Federal Medical Centre first however was later moved to UNTH Enugu the place he was confirmed useless, “he mentioned.
When contacted, the Enugu State Police Public Relation Workplace, Ebere Amarizu, confirmed the incident, describing it as very pathetic. He mentioned that police would examine the matter to establish the circumstances surrounding the loss of life of the scholar.