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Woman in Abule-Egba attempts to commit suicide by drinking sniper, rescued by neighbours

The quick intervention of neighbors on Thursday, June 25, saved a mother of two, Mrs Bukola Agboola, who attempted to commit suicide in the Abule-Egba area of Lagos state. According to Vanguard, the victim who resides at Number 2 Kuburat Lawal street in Abule Egba, drank sniper and was waiting to die

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SHOCKING: Teenager reportedly commits suicide following suspension from school

by Alli Mustapha The Lagos State Police force are investigating the circumstances surrounding Juwon, A 13-year-old student of Foldemi Private School located at Ola Farm area of Abaranje, Ikotun, who committed suicide after he was suspended from school for allegedly touching the butt of a female classmate, named Chinaza. Juwon’s parents returned home to find

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Why women attempt suicide more than men

A clinical psychologist and Deputy Director, Medical Social Services at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Titi Tade, has said more women than men in Nigeria attempt suicide.  She stated this while delivering a lecture titled, ‘Depression, vis-à-vis Suicide Rate in the Country, at the July Congress of the Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ), Lagos State

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NAFDAC moves to regulate Sniper over rising cases of suicide

In the spate of rising cases of suicide in which Nigerians use Sniper, an agro-chemical that has increasingly become a choice killer for persons contemplating suicide, the Nigerian government may direct a change in the package of ‘Sniper’, an official said. The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) said it is partnering with

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DISTURBING: Secondary School girl commits suicide in Ipaja

A Senior Secondary one student of Sedar College, Baruwa, Lagos Mainland, has committed suicide after she drank insecticide, sniper. The victim, Favour Ekemedili was said to have committed suicide on May 30, 2019. Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana said on 30 May, 2019 at about 17:50hrs, the Ipaja Police Station received a complaint from

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