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Kogi Civil Servant Commits Suicide, Hangs Self On Tree At Mammy Market In Lokoja Kogi [PHOTOS]

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October 23, 2017 – Photos: Kogi Civil Servant Who Committed Suicide On A Tree At Mammy Market In Lokoja Kogi State

A journalist in Kogi state has finally shared the photo of the civil servant who took his own life in Lokoja Kogi state over the weekend days after his wife put to bed.

54-year-old Edward Soje took his own life by hanging self on a tree at the Mammy Market in Lokoja on Saturday the 21st October a week and 3 days after his wife of 17 years welcomed a set of triplets.

He reportedly took his own life because of his inability to cater to his wife and newborn children financial needs.

As at the time of his death, Kogi State Government owe him and others 11 months salaries.



  1. DB

    October 23, 2017 at 6:36 PM

    Lord have mercy. There is no glory in this na, he has only succeeded in writing a terrible history for his triplets.

  2. Nike Gbenro

    October 23, 2017 at 8:53 PM

    That was taking the cowardly way out instead of facing his challenges.
    I hope our leaders have seen this. The day of reckoning will surely come, when everyone will give account if his/her stewardship. #Godiswatching#

  3. fifelomo

    October 23, 2017 at 8:55 PM

    Oh no! What a terrible sight! Hmmm rip man.

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