Police in Enugu state have begun investigations into the purported suicide of a serving National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member in the state.
The corps member identified as Motunrayo, a Batch C Youth Corps member serving in Girls Secondary School, Ibagwa-Aka, Igbo-Eze area of Enugu state, reportedly took her life after gulping two bottles of a poisonous substance.
The corp member, who was said to have hailed from Ijumu, Kogi state, and a graduate of Banking and Finance from Prince Abubakar Audu University formerly Kogi State University, Anyigba, was reported to have taken two bottles of Snipper to kill herself.
She was said to have left a suicide note in which she allegedly stated the reason why she killed herself:
“I did this because I see nothing worth living for in this world”.
Spokesperson for the police in Enugu Ebere Amaraizu said:
“Yes, police has gotten a report of one Miss Bolufemi Motunrayo a Batch C youth corps member serving in Girls Secondary School, Ibagwa-Aka who committed suicide. It’s unfortunate.
“Police has already commenced investigations on circumstances surrounding her death which happened on Friday Jan. 10.”