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Nigerian Retired Marine Engineer Who Attempted Suicide 5 Times Rescued In Abuja



A 56-year-old retired Marine Engineer who tried to commit suicide 5 instances in Abuja has been rescued by the Federal Capital Territory Administration Social Growth Secretariat, SDS.

This was made recognized by the Performing Director, Social Welfare Companies of the SDS, Sani Amar, throughout an interactive session with newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday, October 26, mentioned that the secretariat acquired a report from one employees member.

 “The person, who tried to commit suicide a number of instances, used a plastic bag to cowl his head in order to not be seen,” Mr Amar mentioned.

 “On getting the knowledge we moved quick to save lots of his life which is consistent with the FCT Administration’s coverage underneath the FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, who’s wanting to rid Abuja of a human nuisance.

“He advised us he desires to finish his life as a result of he was utterly hopeless, homeless and has nowhere to go. In reality this morning, he advised me for the previous 4 days he has not had something to eat. He was hungry and sick,” he mentioned.

Amar mentioned the secretariat would take him to the hospital for correct medical investigation and a focus.


 “We have now contacted the Rivers State Liaison Workplace in Abuja in order that they will hint his household,” he mentioned.

Amar mentioned the minister of state has directed the secretariat to make sure that humanitarian providers are provided to the suitable people who find themselves in want.

Earlier, the person mentioned that he tried to commit suicide on the Mabushi Expressway, Jabi Lake Bridge.

I made a decision to finish my life as a result of I’m hopeless, homeless. My solely home in Kabusa, was demolished. I’ve nowhere to go. I’m sick and I can’t afford medical payments. Any person took me to a well-liked radio station to see if they will resolve my issues.

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