A 17-year-old girl has committed suicide in Jigawa State by consuming an insecticide called Otapiapia.
The girl identified as Gambo Jibrin committed the act at Gambira village in Birnin Kudu local government area of the state.
The state police spokesman, Abdu Jinjiri said she was rushed to the General Hospital, unconsciously after she was suspected to have drank substance believed to be insecticide.
Jinjiri explained that detectives, who rushed to the hospital, met her dead.
“Immediately the information was received, detectives were drafted to the hospital to confirm the information.
“Unfortunately, the detectives met the victim dead already,” Jinjiri said.Please subscribe to our newsletter