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Man allegedly commits suicide over debt

The Kwara State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, says it has recovered the body of one Olakunle Obaoye, 25, who is alleged to have committed suicide over his inability to pay his .

A statement by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, Babawale Afolabi says the deceased was found dead inside a bush at Erinmope village near Ayedun in Oke Ero local government area of the State.

According to the statement, one Thomas Obaoye of Ayedun town reported at the divisional office in the area about the demise of his brother Olakunle Obaoye, 25, whose lifeless body was found hanging on the tree.

Afolabi noted that the NSCDC men from Ayedun Division went to the scene of the incident together with the relatives of the victim to bring down the corpse from the tree.

He maintained that the matter has been handed over to the Police for further investigation and necessary action.

Written Ali Rabiu, edited by Daniel Adejo