A boy of 12-year-old named Godwin, committed suicide on Saturday, September 17 at Ugbuwangue area of Warri in Delta state. A Junior Secondary School (JSS) 1 boy is living with his paternal uncle, Okotie- Eboh.
The New Telegraph reports that, housemaid found the dead boy inside his room and discovered the rope which Godwin used in hanging his neck was attached to a window protector, she raised an alarm that attracted the boy’s uncle and his wife. Mr. Eboh immediately went to the police to report the ugly incident in his house.
Meanwhile an eyewitness, an anonymity, said the body was discovered by the maid when one of their neighbours told her after she returned from an errand that Godwin unusually refused to answer his calls to help him wash his car.
“While looking for Godwin to convey the neighbour’s message to him that the maid saw his body, with his tongue and mouth widely open.”