50-Year-Old Woman Commits Suicide In Sapele
A woman in her early 50s and a mother of four identified as Florence Owa committed suicide on Tuesday in Sapele, Delta State’s Sapele Local Government District.
It is said that Florence died after she drank Sniper, a toxic drug that has since been banned by the government.
Ejes Gist Nigeria reports that the incident occurred in the said community’s Oghene Road sector.
As neighbors allegedly struggled to save her life, the incident plunged the entire neighborhood into chaos.
Our correspondent heard that for some time now, the deceased has been dealing with ill health and was recently discharged from a private clinic, a condition a neighbor said may have driven her into suicide.
It was also discovered that when one of her children who came home found her unconscious, the deceased who was a popular devotee of a popular church along Awolowo Road was recovering.
A local resident announced that since her illness began some time ago, Florence, usually named Floxy, has been fighting depression.
Her body was reportedly discovered in the sitting room and rushed to the Sapele Central Hospital immediately, where she was confirmed dead on arrival.
spokesperson for the Delta State Police Command,Onome Onowakpoyeya, was unable to be reached when contacted aa calls to his mobile number were not available.