A medical doctor identified as Dr Mbakwe, has reportedly committed suicide in Aba, Abia State.
Reports stated that the 74-year-old doctor after being bedridden with an undisclosed illness for 30 years, allegedly shot himself with a gun.
Confirming the reports to newsmen, the Abia State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Godfrey Ogbonna said that the medical doctor was reported to have suffered from a sickness for about 30 years and committed suicide.
The remains of the decease have been deposited at the state mortuary.
May his soul rest in peace.
By Kadiri Manfred