12-year-old orphan commits suicide in Imo

 
Wed Feb 12th, 2020 - Imo
 

The boy, identified as Kasarachi Odurukwe, was until his death last Wednesday, a primary six pupil of Practicing School, Umudi.

A 12-year-old orphan has committed suicide in Agboala Ishiala Umudi autonomous community of Nkwerre council area, Imo State, following the death of his parents.

The boy, identified as Kasarachi Odurukwe, was until his death last Wednesday, a primary six pupil of Practicing School, Umudi. The Guardian gathered that the boy committed suicide by hanging himself on a rope tied to an Indian bamboo tree.

According to a villager who spoke on the condition of anonymity, the boy and his two younger siblings had lost their parents and had been living with their mother’s sister in the village. It was gathered that the deceased had been complaining about how boring the world had been to him since the death of his parents.

 
 

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source: Guardian