One Balarabe Adamu, aged 40, has committed suicide at Rijiyar Zaki Quarters of Ungogo Local Government of Kano State.
Adamu reportedly stabbed himself before he jumped into a well on Tuesday evening.
The Director of Kano State Fire Service, Alhaji Mustafa Rilwan, confirmed the incident.
Rilwan explained that after a neighbour had reported to their station that someone had jumped into a well.
He said the State fire Service responded as they mobilized and rescued him before he later died at Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital, Kano.
Rilwan said, “Upon receiving the information, we quickly dispatched our secure team and another vehicle to the scene at about 5p.m. and successfully rescued him and took him to the Hospital where he later died.
According to him, Nobody could give reasons why the victim committed suicide. However, there was also no suicide note left behind by the victim.