A 400 level Student of the Federal University of Dutse, Jigawa State, identified as Abdullahi Bashir, has reportedly committed suicide after his girlfriend cheated on him.
Source gathered that the deceased, a Mathematics student described as a First Class material, reportedly drank a poisonous substance suspected to be Sniper after accusing his girlfriend, Rafi,atu Muhammad, a 200 Level student for cheating on Valentine’s Day.
It was learnt that the incident occurred on Monday, around 4:00 pm at Yelwawa quarters in Dutse Local Government Area.
The University’s Public Relations Officer, Abdullahi Yahaya Bello confirmed the incident.
He said the victim was rushed to Rasheed Shekoni Teaching Hospital, Dutse where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
“The University is investigating the matter to ascertain the cause of death, “he added.
Meanwhile, the Police in Jigawa state is yet to react to the incident.