A 47-year-old man, Samuel Nweke, who was allegedly deserted by his wife about a week ago in Anambra State, has committed suicide.
It was gathered that the victim’s wife left him on February 25, 2020, following a quarrel.
The victim left a suicide note, the content of which had not been made public by the police as of press time.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Haruna Mohammed, confirmed the incident to Southern City News on Thursday, saying it was reported at the Awada Police Station.
Mohammed stated, “There was a report at the Awada Police Station that the decomposing body of one Samuel Nweke, aged about 47, was discovered in his apartment at No. 5 Chief Nwankwo Street, Awada, in the Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
“Following the report, police detectives attached to the Awada Division visited the scene, cordoned off the area and photographed the victim after he was confirmed dead by a medical doctor.