A young student simply identified as Zainab has committed suicide in the Northern part of the country because she scored low on her Jamb exam.
Zainab, who was said to be displeased and embittered with the low score she saw in the ongoing United Tertiary Matriculation Examination, which lead her to took a bottle of sniper and ended her life
Recall that the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) yesterday, released the results of 312,157 candidates that sat for the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) last Saturday.
Zainab, an ambitious young girl was among the first batch who took part in the computer-based exam. She however, felt disappointed after seeing her Jamb result thus leading her to commit suicide.
This reporter gathered that Zainab’s sister was the person who shared the shocking WhatsApp’s text Zainab sent to her online before committing suicide
According to sources, Zainab reportedly was asked to send food to her pregnant aunt in the hospital when she learnt of the release of the Jamb’s result. She immediately checked her phone and felt very bad not simply because that was the second time she was failing Jamb but because she really worked hard for the exam.
Unfortunately, before anyone could reach her, Zainab had already taken sniper and given up the ghost. Zainab was a talented aspiring footballer who could become a start in the future, but she was too lily-livered to bite the bullet of failure.