Man commits suicide at UCH, Ibadan

Ibadan+: The University College Hospital, (UCH) Ibadan, was on Wednesday thrown into confusion, after a middle age man apparently committed suicide by jumping from the fifth floor of the hospital building.

The head of public relations of the hospital, Ayodeji Bobade, told the media that the victim allegedly sneaked to the upper floor, following the ongoing nationwide strike embarked upon by health workers, and used the opportunity to kill himself.

He said the incident occurred at about 9 a.m., adding that the victim smashed his head on the concrete floor, and died on the spot

On site reports have it that bloodstains were still on the ground, and the hospital staff were seen cleaning the scene.

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