ADVERTISEMENT

Director commits suicide in Kogi

A 54-year-old director with the Kogi State Teaching Service Commission identified as Edward Soje committed suicide by hanging himself on a tree in Lokoja, the state capital.

ADVERTISEMENT

Daily Trust on Sunday learnt that the remains of the civil servant were found dangling on a tree behind the mammy market at the Chari Maigumeri Barracks in Lokoja.

It was learnt from family sources that the deceased civil servant prior to the incident had been facing some financial challenges.

ADVERTISEMENT

The incident was said to have occurred barely 10 days after the director’s wife of 17 years, who had been childless gave birth to a set of triplets in a private hospital in Abuja. 

He was also said to have left a suicide note for the woman who also works in one of the federal government ministries.

When contacted, spokesman of the Kogi State Police Command, Williams Aya, said the body was found at about 5:55 pm.

Aya said the Divisional Police Officer in charge of Area ‘D’ Division received information about the incident from the military intelligence office in the barracks.


Share this article

BREAKTHROUGH NATURAL CURE FOR PROSTATE ISSUES IN JUST 15 DAYS!!! You Can Prevent PROSTATE CANCER!!!

Your PROSTATE ENLARGEMENT Is REVERSIBLE!!! Don't Let It Threaten You!

To SHRINK And NORMALIZE Your PROSTATE Within 15 Days Without Surgery Or Chemical Drugs, Click Here!!!

Join us on


Send DTM to 4900 (MTN) or DTM to 655 (Etisalat) for regular updates and more

Share your story with us: 08189301900 (Whatsapp and SMS only) Email: dtonline@dailytrust.com Or use this form

Complain about a story or Report an error and/or correction: +2348189301900

DISCLAIMER: Comments on this thread are that of the maker and they do not necessarily reflect the organizations stand or views on issues.