A female accountant identified as Afolake Abiola has reportedly taken her life by drinking ‘Sniper’, a popular pesticide.
The 47 years old Abiola was said to have been depressed long time ago for lack of companion.
The incident occurred on Friday, May 27, 2022, at her residence, at number 1 Abayomi Kukomi close in Osapa London, Lekki.
An anonymous family member stated, “she has been battling depression for a while on account of no husband and no child.
The spokesperson of Lagos state police command SP Benjamin Hundeyin who confirmed the incident said it happened on May 27, 2022.
“When the policemen got to the scene, her family members were there and they official requested that the corpse be released to them to enable them to bury her according to Islamic rites.
“Based on compassionate grounds her corpse was released to her family for burial.” the police said.