A 23 years old student of Federal Polytechnic, Auchi, aka Auchi Poly in Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo State, identified as Solomon Oboh, has committed suicide shortly after classes on Friday.The body of the student, who was a National Diploma (ND) I student of Public Administration, was said to have been found dangling in his room on Friday night.
According to a source who pleaded anonymity, said he left a terse suicide note behind in which he instructed that his mobile phone be given to one Sandra whom he begged for forgiveness in the suicide note.The source said that the Sandra was his girlfriend and that they were course mates.
‘Solomon was in class on Friday and left for home after class. We only came home later in the evening to find him dangling in the ceiling of his room at the Bawack area of South Ibie.
‘He was a very quiet boy who took his academics very seriously. He doesn’t go out and never showed any sign of depression or whatsoever,’ the source said.
The polytechnic spokesman, Mr. Mustapha Oshiobugie, who confirmed the incident, said he was yet to be briefed on the details.