NIGERIA: A 21-year-old diploma holder identified Odunare Olalekan, was filmed on Tuesday, December 14 jumping into a lagoon in the Epe Local Government Area of Lagos State, in an attempt to commit suicide.
The victim, whose body is yet to be recovered, jumped into the lagoon in the Epe area around 10 am on Tuesday.
Olalekan who is a holder of an Ordinary National Diploma (OND) certificate and a worker at Alaro City, a sprawling mega estate along the Lekki-Epe Expressway, was seen in videos shared online sitting on the rails of a bridge before plunging into the waters.
A man filming the scene was heard querying his intention, but Olalekan who looked distressed never responded.
It was also learned that the man who is presumed dead, left behind a one-year-old baby for his 19-year-old girlfriend. – VIDEO