An old medical doctor who is obviously fed up with certain vicissitudes of life has shot himself dead in an Abia community.
One Dr. Mbakwe, a 74 year-old medical doctor, has committed suicide after he reportedly shot himself with a gun at his house in Aba, Abia State.
According to The Nation, Mbakwe, a resident of Abayi in Osisioma Local Government Area of the state was said to have taken his life after being bedridden with an undisclosed illness for thirty years.
Information about the suicide, at the time of this report was sketchy but sources attributed the man’s action as an act of frustration due to his medical condition.
The Nation learnt reports that Police Division where the matter was reported by the victim’s family has taken jurisdiction and its operatives investigating the matter.
A source at the division who pleaded anonymity said that operatives of the division were investigating the matter and would not want to preempt the outcome of the investigation.