OAU student commits suicide for failing exams
A Computer Science student of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ile –Ife, Osun State, South West, Nigeria, Kolapo Olowoporoku has committed suicide.
According to reports the young man took his own life on learning that he, again, failed two courses he had already carried over earlier.
The deceased allegedly took a poisonous substance after having to battle depression.
The victim ought to have graduated two sessions ago was said to have been delayed as a result of two outstanding courses – his mates graduated in the 2016/2017 academic session.
Olowoporoku who served as the general secretary of his departmental association in 2016, swallowed a poisonous substance, which led to his death on Sunday.