The suicide incident follows a list of episodes of similar events that has happened in recent weeks.
The incident was confirmed by the spokesperson for the Edo State Police Command, who mentioned that the body of the deceased has been deposited at the mortuary for a post-mortem.
This incident follows a series of occurrences where some people took their lives, leaving family and relatives in deep sorrow.
At about a week ago, a man named Godwin reportedly hanged himself after his wife jilted him.
The incident happened in Kabayi, Maraba near Abuja, the Daily Post reported.