UNIOSUN student allegedly commits suicide hours after asking why people commit suicde


A 100-level Theatre Art student of the University of Osun, UNIOSUN, Ikire campus, was found dead and it is alleged he committed suicide.

Juba Babatunde Phillips was found dead in his hostel room by a friend on Tuesday, November 24, 2020.

He had shared two posts on his WhatsApp status. One was about the hardships he has survived, the other was him wondering why people commit suicide.

It read more like a motivational post than a suicidal one

When friends went to his hostel to check on him, they found him dead, allegedly after he consumed a poisonous substance.

His body was immediately taken to the morgue.

Friends have gone on Facebook to mourn him.