Home / News / Banker Commits Suicide After Marriage He Took N3m Loan For Crashed

Banker Commits Suicide After Marriage He Took N3m Loan For Crashed

A banker identified as Okpanachi John, working with a branch of one the new generational banks in Kaduna, has reportedly committed suicide.

Read Also: Why Buhari Didn’t Approve Ganduje’s N15bn COVID-19 Relief Request – Presidency

The 37-year-old, who was said to have borrowed N3 million for his wedding from the bank two months ago, took his own life after the marriage crashed.



Michael Okoanachi, his elder brother, said a suicide note found beside his corpse inside his sitting room, revealed that he committed suicide over his failed marriage, West African Reporters reports.

Read Also: Man Arraigned For Pouring Hot Water Mixed With Pepper On Wife Over Infidelity

He confirmed that his late brother took loan from his place of work to finance his wedding.




The deceased, who lived in the Sabo area, along the refinery road in Kaduna, married a lady from Ankpa area of Kogi State, while he hailed from Ofu Local Government Area of the same state.

Michael said John’s marriage hit the rock as soon as they wedded, narrating how his brother had on many occasions, called him to report how the wife tried to turn him into a house boy, an attempt he said his brother resisted.

Read Also: Reduce Ex-depot Price Of Petrol To N70, PDP Tells Buhari

He stated that the marriage finally ended, when John’s wife pulled him out of a car he was driving on a busy street in Kaduna, on the ground that the car is a wedding gift from her father, and he has no right to drive it without her permission.

Michael noted that his younger brother, who became angry and embarrassed over the development, terminated the marriage two months after the wedding, and did not come out of the trauma until he committed suicide.

Read Also: 40 Travellers Enroute Lagos From Kano Intercepted At Niger

He said John drank a poisonous chemical suspected to be a sniper on the morning of April 5, 2020.

He stated that his neighbours forced his door open at about 1.00pm, when they did not see him.

Read Also: Lagos Records 183 New COVID-19 Cases As Nigeria’s Toll Rises To 3,526

According to him, his body has been deposited in a mortuary, while the family is preparing to take him home for burial.

About Oluwafemi Ashaolu

Check Also

Senate President

Only NDE Will Manage Recruitment Of 774,000 Nigerians – Lawan

Senator Ahmed Lawan, the Senate President, has said only the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) …

How Shehu Sani Collected $15,000 Bribe from Me – Victim

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, July 6, 2020 presented two more …

30 comments

  1. Pingback: Liverpool Stars Take A Knee To Show Support For Black Lives Matter

  2. Pingback: 2023: Only Igbo President Can Fix Nigeria, Says Ezeife

  3. Pingback: Man Butchers Wife Over Suspected Infidelity

  4. Pingback: Nigerien, Not Nigerian, Army Protecting Us From Bandits, Says Sokoto Senator

  5. Pingback: How Senior Civil Servants Milked Nigeria With Ghost Worker Scam - Ex-DG Of Public Service Reforms

  6. Pingback: Leave Us Out Of Agitation For Biafra, Oduduwa - Ijaw Youths

  7. Pingback: FAAC: FG, States, LGs Share N606bn For April

  8. Pingback: Man Kills Cousin Over Mangoes

  9. Pingback: Why I Named Mikel Among Most Annoying Players - Referee Clattenburg

  10. Pingback: No Conclusion Yet On ‘Strange’ Deaths In Kano - FG

  11. Pingback: May Allah Protect Us From Nigerian Army, Shekau Sobs In New Audio

  12. Pingback: Shame, Lack Of Financial Help Made Me Drown My Baby - Woman

  13. Pingback: Senate Wants Ex-Minister Akinjide Immortalized 

  14. Pingback: How N1,600 Landed Me In EFCC Custody - Shawarma Dealer

  15. Pingback: Hotel Demolition: Wike'll Pay For His Sins Someday, Says Sowore

  16. Pingback: Don't Quit Your Marriage Over Any Problem, Adeyemi Tells Couples

  17. Pingback: Woman Burnt To Death As Petrol Tanker Bursts Into Flames

  18. Pingback: I Regret Snubbing Austria For Nigeria, Says Akwuegbu

  19. Pingback: Ramadan, Other Factors, Not COVID-19 Responsible For Mass Death In Jigawa - Lawmaker

  20. Pingback: Why I Fell Out With Oyedepo - Bakare

  21. Pingback: Man Commits Suicide In Former School

  22. Pingback: We're Being Treated Like Prisoners, Nigerians Evacuated From Dubai Cry

  23. Pingback: Police Rescue Abducted Nollywood Actor

  24. Pingback: COVID-19: We'll Enforce Fresh Lockdown If Lagosians Don't Follow Guidelines - Sanwo-Olu

  25. Pingback: Money, Libya Trip Used To Lure Us Into Joining Terror Group - Suspects

  26. Pingback: Ohanaeze Youths To Kalu: Return Money You Stole From Abia

  27. Pingback: Woman Poisons Husband, Cuts Off His Penis For Starving Her Of Sex

  28. Pingback: Some COVID-19 Patients On The Run In Lagos - Prof Abayomi - Newsbreak.Ng

  29. Pingback: Two Die In Ibadan Tanker Fire

  30. Pingback: God Doesn't Recognise Nigeria As A Country, Says Actor Ikeduba

Leave a Reply

WhatsApp Newsbreak