Biochemistry Professor at the Biological Sciences Department in the Federal University of Agriculture in Makurdi (FUAM), Professor Frank Onyezili, has committed suicide.
Professor Onyezili took his life, last week Friday, by drinking poison and leaving behind a suicide note.
Director of Protocol and Information of the university, Chief Mrs. Rosemary Waku confirmed the tragedy to newsmen on phone saying ‘Professor Onyezili committed suicide on Friday last week at FUAM’.
She stated that the late professor left a suicide note behind, but she cannot reveal the content of the note to journalists. Police spokesman DSP Moses Yamu told reporters that he was yet to get the details of the incident from the Divisional Office.