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Federal Polytechnic Finalist commits suicide over heartbreak

A young student whose identity is yet to be verified has allegedly committed suicide over a failed relationship.

A source said the incident happened on Friday at Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra.

Information was gathered that the man who is a final Year student of the polytechnic was already doing his Industrial Attachment (IT), preparing to graduate, when he was abandoned by his lover.

A student of the establishment, Iyke Orji who disclosed this described the deceased as one who was “full of energy and life, and an intelligent boy with close to distinction (First class)”.

Orji further said: “He’s currently in his IT days, a student of Public Administration. He decided to stay in Oko for his one year industrial training, (but) instead of focusing on his training, he decided to search for true love.”

The account said that his girlfriend recently broke up with him, and the news ravaged him, and on Friday, when he couldn’t endure it, he drank sniper insecticide and died.

Public relations officer of the institution, Mr Chijioke Ibeziakor was not available to react to the incident, as calls to his mobile phone were not attended to.

The state police command’s spokesperson, DSP Toochukwu Ikenga was not available to confirm the incident as he could not be reached as at press time.