A man has committed suicide in Ebonyi state.
The 40-year-old man, Nkemjika Oyibe, was found hanging on a tree in a forest at Ishinkwo in the Onicha Local Government Area.
The state police spokesperson, Loveth Odaa, who confirmed the incident, says his body was discovered by a hunter in a forest.
The body, according to her, has been released to his family for burial, adding that no suspect has been arrested so far.
“Investigations to ascertain the cause of the suicide and general circumstances surrounding the incident are ongoing.
“The police urge relevant stakeholders to propagate messages against suicide and other unsavoury societal behaviours, as there are many ways to confront life’s challenges,” she said.