Jilted lover committed suicide by hanging in Rivers

A man popularly called Tailor committed suicide after being dumped by his lover on Saturday 1 August at Omuokiri Village at around 10 pm Aluu Community in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State.


The Kogi indigenous has reportedly hanged himself after his lover visited to call it off on the fateful night.

While his neighbors intervened, the lady ignore them and packed her things out of his house

A source told The Nation


“The incident happened last night. The young man was with his girlfriend in the room and they had problem.

“The lady said she was no longer interested in the relationship. She packed her things and left the house. It was later that one of our neighbours found out that Tailor had hanged himself.

“As I speak to you now, there is trouble in the compound because the people of Aluu said it is a taboo in their area.

“They have locked the gate and asked everybody to pack out till traditional cleaning is done in the compound.”

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