A 31-year old man, Jivini Jonnan, has allegedly committed suicide after he caught his fiancee with her former boyfriend in a room after their traditional wedding held on March 21.
Jonnan reportedly killed himself in the Wukari Local Government Area of Taraba State by drinking an insecticide
A family source said the deceased was heartbroken after he caught his fiancée in a room with her ex-boyfriend and heard her telling him that she was no longer interested in their relationship.
The source said that they had done the traditional marriage rites after a relationship of over three years.
“Jonnan was called by his friends, who told him that they saw his fiancée with her ex-lover, only for him to rush there and find her in the ex-boyfriend’s room.
“An altercation ensued and since it was obvious that she had taken side with her ex-lover, Jonnan left heartbroken, only for us to hear that he committed suicide,” the source said.
Jonnan was said to have been rushed to the hospital after he was found unconscious, but was declared dead on arrival by the doctor.