ACCORDING to the news in town,Jessica Beer, a Junior Secondary School (JSS) II student of Gyegeh Memorial College Logo1 , Makurdi, Benue state, has committed suicide.
The female student according to sources drank a substance believed to be poison and was rushed to a clinic in Akpehe, before doctors confirmed her dead on arrival .
A close friend of the deceased, who would rather want to remain anonymous, told the Nation newspaper that the girl committed suicide because her boyfriend by name Labi, a pork meat seller at Wurukum Market in Makurdi impregnated and abandoned her and then impregnated another girl.
It is reported that Residents of Akpehe who were startled by the news rushed to the clinic to catch a glimpse of the remains of the girl.
*What a sad end to a young life...
Why are parents not mindful of their wards anymore?How come a young girl was pregnant and her parents did not know until she took her life?..i think every parent needs to be involved in their child's life to avoid stories that touch....This is so sad!