A female student of University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, commits suicide after she has had prolonged battles with depression.
The Level 1 Chemical Engineering student is identified as Hikmat Gbadamosi. She was found dead in her room, yesterday, April 29.
According to her best friend, the deceased had been battling a medical condition since birth and the resulting pain sent her into depression.
She is assumed to have consumed two bottles of a poisonous substance on Saturday and was only discovered on Monday after her best friend mobilized classmates to her room to know why she didn’t show up in school for a test they had yesterday.