Graduate drinks 6 sachets of rat poison after fiancée jilts him 1 week to wedding

A 37-year-old Economics graduate of the Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, Emeka Odigwu, has survived an attempt to kill himself with rat poison after his fiancée jilted him.

Suicide

A 37-year-old Economics graduate of the Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, Emeka Odigwu

gathered that Odigwu wanted to end his life after his lover ended their long term relationship barely a week to their wedding.

According to a Leadership report, his lover ended their romance during an outing with his friends at a popular Warri restaurant.

Luckily the six sachets of rat poison he took was not enough.

The state's Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Celestina Kalu

Kalu said he was found almost lifeless, gasping for breath with a suicide letter near him.

“I was heartbroken and rejected by someone, whom I loved and had given my heart to over the years, in the midst of a get-together with my friends," he allegedly wrote.

"I’d rather die and return to the earth."

His younger sister, Evelyn Odigwe, said her brother dated the girl for over three years and had recently proposed to her in the presence of their entire family.

"My brother might have gone to buy the rat poisons and drank them because he was really emotional over the girl’s attitude," she said.

Rumours say his fiancé left him for an old lover who returned from overseas. overseas.

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