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NYSC Member Commits Suicide Over Lover!



In what looks like a tragic end to a beautiful love
story, the body of a 26-year-old National Youth
Service Corp (NYSC ) member, identified as Ernest,
was on Wednesday, February 25, recovered from his
one room apartment after he reportedly took a
poisonous substance.
The reports gathered, indicates that the young man,
who was in love with a fellow NYSC member,
Chioma Okewuru, went crazy when the girl came
back from her village over the weekend with a ring
from a man she had promised to marry.
The deceased, Ernest, from Edo State and a
graduate of the University of Benin, was posted to
Cross River State in October, where he met and fell
in love with Chioma, and both were serving in
Redemption Secondary School, Ofombogha 1 in
Obubra Local Government Area of Cross Rivers
Mr. Noah Ntuen, Acting Divisional Police Officer for
Obubra disclosed this to Vanguard on phone:

“The girl had told the guy that she would not marry
him, but that they could be friends. So when she
came back from home last weekend and showed
him the ring her husband-to-be gave her, the young
man became furious.
“On Wednesday, the situation became worse and at
about 7pm, he locked himself in the room and took
some poisonous substances.”
A source in the school told the media outfit: “They
met at the NYSC Orientation Camp at Abrekpe-
Ebokpo and as luck would have it, they were both
posted to the same school where they had a
relationship going.
“He had the hope the whole thing would end in
marriage, but Chioma already had another person
she wants to marry.”
Ntuen said the body had been deposited in the
mortuary of Obubra General Hospital, while Chioma
is with the police, where investigations on the
circumstances surrounding the tragic death are in

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