The lady who jumped to her health in Lagos state has been identified.
She was a special operative of the Department of State Security (DSS). Her name is Adetutu Adedokun.
Politicos has seen a video clip of her engagement with her supposed fiance weeks ago.
Her lover had knelt on one leg in what looked like a public place to propose to her while music played – in the presence of what seemed like friends and relatives. She looked surprised at the ceremony.
Sources at DSS Adetoun described Adetutu as one of the best operative in her field. She recently bagged an award from the DG for her diligence and successes.
Our earlier report:
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has disclosed that a woman in her 30s has committed suicide, jumping into the lagoon from Third Mainland Bridge.
LASEMA revealed that the lady alighted from a car hailing service on the bridge and jumped into the lagoon before she could be stopped. This happened on Thursday around 10am.
According to the emergency agency, the driver of the taxi raised the alarm after she suddenly asked that he stops the car, alighted and jumped into the lagoon immediately.
Eye witness account revealed that, she was having a heated conversation with her fiance on phone and after ending the call, alighted from the car and allegedly committed suicide.
In a statement released by the Permanent Secretary, LASEMA, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, said that search has commenced to rescue the lady from the lagoon.