What could lead a young student who has spent almost 18 years of their life dedicated to their education with a promising future and at the end, they decide to take their own life ?.
Suicide is never an option or solution to any life problem, the only thing it does is put the ones you love in a worse situation. If you are depressed, talk to someone rather than dying in silence and also present your problem to God to help you and guide you in life rather than taking your own life due to depression or a boyfriend.
In this article, you will see 5 beautiful Nigerian students who committed suicide, taking their own life just because of their boyfriend, and others who committed suicide due to depression.
1. Miss Rebecca Michael, A 100 Level Student Of Kogi State University (Cause Of Death – Boyfriend).
Miss Rebecca Michael is a 100 level student of the university of Kogi State. The daily post-Nigeria reported that the young girl gained admission in the department of philosophy and she committed suicide shortly after her boyfriend who is a popular DJ in the area broke up with her. According to reports, she drank a poisonous substance known as Sniper to take her own life.
Nigerian verified newspaper, The Sun also reported the suicide case on the 18th of April 2019. Late Rebecca Michael was 20 years old before she took her life because of her boyfriend.
2. Miss Christabel Omoremime Buoro, A 300 Level Student Of University Of Benin. (Cause Of Death – Boyfriend).
In 2019 The Sun newspaper reported the death of a young student who committed suicide after her boyfriend left her.
The body of the 300 level student of the Department of Medical Laboratory Science was said to have been discovered in the evening in her hostel. The Nation newspaper also confirmed the news of the suicide case over break up with her boyfriend. The undergraduate 21 years old who reportedly linked her suicide with a break-up with her boyfriend, was said to have indicated that in the suicide note she left behind.
3. Jennifer Agomuo, A Student Of Imo State University. (Cause Of Death – Boyfriend).
Jennifer Agomuo was a final year Computer Science student who committed suicide after attempted murder on her boyfriend.
According to reports, she stabbed her boyfriend, an Engineering student during an argument and when she thought she had killed him, she took poison and died instantly.
4. Hikmat Gbadamosi, A 100 Student Of The University Of Port Harcourt. (Cause Of Death – Depression).
Hikmat Gbadamosi is a 100 level student of the university of port Harcourt who took her own life after drinking bottles of sniper which burnt her organs.
According to reports, Hikmat who newly gained admission has been battling depression even before she came to school. Sources from friends revealed that she committed suicide a few days after she missed a test in school and it threw her into depression again. She was studying in the department of chemical engineering. She died at the age of 18 by suicide due to depression.
5. Aisha Omolola, A 300 Level Student Of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. (Cause Of Death – Depression)
Aisha was a student of ABU who took her own life in December 2018 according to vanguard newspaper. According to her, she committed suicide because of the lack of parental love she gets from her parents, she made this known in a suicide note she dropped.
The suicide note read: “Just like I said, If I am no more, please hold my family especially my mum and dad responsible. I have tried to be the best I can be, stayed away from them just because they blamed me for their mistakes and they can’t love, help, and take care of me like their own”
In summary, she said her mom made her life a living hell and both parents left her educational responsibilities for his brother who at some point couldn’t carry it any longer.
RIP to them and to the ones living, never let depression or break up with your partner be a reason to take your own life. No matter what the reason is, it is not worth your life with a better future.