Man commits suicide after being duped by lover


A man named Samsideen Akinwunmi, has reportedly committed suicide in Abeokuta after being duped by his

Akinwunmi, a carpenter, was said to have been found dead after
allegedly hanging himself on a ceiling fan in his room located at
Aboaba Street, Itori-Odo, Abeokuta.

A source told Vanguard that the incident occurred on Saturday.
The source further said that he saw Akinwunmi at about 2:45 pm
on Saturday when he sent all his children on errand before killing

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According to the source, the deceased left a suicide note  which
explained why he killed himself.

“He indicated that his estranged lover had duped him of millions of
Naira and that he had to kill himself.

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Reacting to the incident, a community leader and Alapinni of
Egbaland, Chief Omolaso Ojedele, saidit was a tragedy.

The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Muyiwa Adejobi,
could not be reached for reaction. It was, however, gathered that
the Police had taken the corpse away.