Nigerian University Professor Commits Suicide
A senior lecturer with the Biological Sciences department at the Federal University of Agriculture, Markurdi, has committed suicide.
Sources to Vanguard disclosed that the deceased, Prof. Frank Onyezili was found dead on Tuesday, October 23.
The director of protocol and information to the university, Mrs. Roseline Waku, confirmed and disclosed the incidence.
She also disclosed to the public that he had left a note behind, however, the contents of the note were not disclosed to her.
Two other top officials of the university told newsmen that the Professor ingested some sort of poison before leaving his suicide note.
Another source disclosed that the professor has been feeling lonely and depressed ever since his family relocated abroad.
“I am not sure why he killed himself but he was always complaining of loneliness; his wife and children live abroad and have not been in touch with him. he might have opted to end his frustration by killing himself” the source who chose to remain anonymous said.
News Source: Vanguard