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Man commits suicide by drinking pesticide in Lagos hotel

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A  man identified as Prince Mosest has died after poisoning himself in Lagos, Per Second News have confirmed.

The incident took place at Vickmick Villa Hotel and Suites,21 road by 4th Avenue Festac town, on Sunday morning.

According to hotel officials, the man took ( insecticide chemical) and poisoned himself. It is not known what prompted him to take away his own life.

Hotel staff service discovered his body and called the Police who pronounced him dead at the scene.

He was found lying in a pool of his own vomit, in pictures obtained by Per Second News from the scene.



Empty plastic bottles of (Sniper) a potent pesticide was found on his hotel bed alongside the TV remote control.

Man Commits suicide in Lagos

Law enforcement agents have also confirmed the incident to this newspaper, saying the reason for the suicide has not yet been established.

The remains has been deposited at a facility for postmortem procedures.

Meanwhile, Police officials in Festac would like to appeal to members of the general public that suicide is not a solution to one’s problems.





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