A 49-year-old civil servant in Ekiti State and father of five , Mr. Abolarinwa Olaoye, on Tuesday’s night, hung himself at the State Secretariat in Ado Ekiti, state capital.
His body was found, on Wednesday morning, hanged with a piece of clothes to the railing of a building at the Ministry of Education, where he had reported to duty around 6:00p.m, on Tuesday.
It was gathered that the deceased was a night guard at the Ekiti State Scholarship Board.
The development had caused palpable fear and apprehension within the civil service in the state capital , as civil servants clustered near the spot of incident and lamented the horrible fate that befell the man whom they described as jovial and amiable while alive.
A crowd of sympathisers crowded the scene of the incident and others from the old Governor’s Office, which was about one and half kilometers distance came around to catch a glimpse of the suspended body of the deceased.