A boy has reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself in Ekpan, Delta state out of mere childish behaviour.
According to a source, the deceased identified as Emmanuel, who was only 11, returned from school on Wednesday, June 16 and started playing, out of curiosity maybe from movies he had watched decided to try a stunt.
Emma took his mother’s wrapper and entered his father’s wardrobe. He tied one end of the wrapper to the pole of the wardrobe, the other end around his neck then jumped down from the wardrobe and in the process strangled himself to death.
The parents finally came to the scene, but it was too late as he was already lifeless as all efforts to bring him back to life including taking him to their pastor were futile.