In Eyin Grammar area of Ibadan, a 40-year-old man, Lanre Kazeem, allegedly committed suicide in the early hours of Sunday by hanging himself in his house.
The Oyo State Police Public Relations Officer,(PPRO), SP Olugbenga Fadeyi, who confirmed the incident to NAN on Sunday said, the deceased hanged himself in his house and his corpse had been deposited at Adeoyo state hospital’s mortuary.
Mr Fadeyi also added that an investigation has commenced on the matter to know what happened.”
“The Divisional Police Officer (DPO), Sanyo division, has visited the area to see what happened. An investigation has commenced on the matter to know what happened.”
Some residents of the area, who spoke to NAN, said the deceased hailed from Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, and has no known relatives or friends all through his one-year stay in the rented apartment, adding that the deceased left no suicide note behind to explain the cause of his action.
Meanwhile, some of his neighbours claimed that the deceased had been sick for close to two weeks without any medical care.