Wednesday, 15 April 2015
Delta Woman commits suicide after her fiance weds someone else
A jilted girl identified as Egoli in Asaba Community, Delta state, reportedly committed suicide on Monday after she was jilted by her fiancee of three years.
Leadership Newspaper reports that Egoli killed herself when it became clear to her that her fiancé had gotten married to another girl in Lagos.
Police Public Relations officer in the State, DSP Celestina Kalu who confirmed the incident, said the girl, a graduate of Economics from the University of Benin, had been waiting for her man for about three years in Asaba.
She said that the girl was found dead in her room the following day after she and her parents had retired to bed. Particles of drugs were said to be found on her.
Her corpse has been sent for autopsy.
A family member who spoke to the newspaper, Mrs. Mabel Egbeide, said she had complained bitterly about the story of the fiancé marrying another girl in Lagos but her fears were dismissed before she went ahead to take her life