Boy, 17 Hangs Himself In Bauchi As 12-Year-Old Cousin Refuses To Marry Him

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May 16, 2016 – Boy Commits Suicide In Bauchi As 12-Year-Old Girl Rejects His Marriage Proposal

A lover boy has ended his own life in Bauchi state after a girl he loved with all his heart rejected his marriage proposal.

The victim identified as 17-year-old Usman Abdu reportedly took his own life on Friday the 13th of May around 9pm at Ganja, a village in Ganjuwa LGA of Bauchi state after a 12-year-old girl said to be his cousin turned down his marriage proposal.

It was learnt that Abdu hanged himself on a tree with a rope because he could not withstand the shame of rejection of his marriage proposal by a girl he loved.