It was a sad atmosphere yesterday evening in Waziri Umaru Federal Polytechnic, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State, as one of their student identified as Solomon Benedict committed suicide.
It was gathered that Solomon Benedict, a 29 year old student of the Accounting department committed suicide due to financial hardship.
According to one of his friends, they noticed he was no longer at ease and was holding his tummy. He said they later learnt that he poured some insecticide into his drink.
It was revealed that Benedict died as his friends were rushing him to a nearby hospital for medical treatment.
A female friend of the deceased also revealed that for some time now, he had been telling her he would kill himself if his financial situation did not get better.