A 45-year-old businessman and father-of-four, Chinedu Ogwa, has committed suicide in Port Harcourt, Rivers state, over perceived failure to succeed in his business and inability to recover his debts from some people.
Based on Vanguard News, the deceased who hails from Ebonyi condition was discovered dead from his Diobu, Port Harcourt house on Thursday night, following alleged ingestion of this poisonous substance.
His spouse, Chidinma, stated that her husband had opened to her Monday about resisting the first effort to take his own life over his frustration with his failing company and bad relations with a few unnamed persons.
She narrated he had divulged to her that he had been going to drink rat poison from pity but held back due to what folks were going to say if he took this action he had left everything to God’s hands.”I stated that just was what he had to do in the first place, that everyone has issues and he must trust God. He promised me that I shouldn’t be worried, that everything will shortly be fine,’ she explained.
But, Chidinma and the kids returned on Thursday night, to locate Chinedu lying dead from the home using a written notice at which he appealed to their kids to forgive.