LASEMA Rescues Man From Committing Suicide On Ikoyi-Lekki Link Bridge

Whatsapp News

A suicidal man who was trying to himself in Lagos has been rescued carrying with the act.


Vanguard reports that the men the Lagos State Management Agency, LASEMA and the State Saturday evening, rescued the young man (names withheld) in an attempt to commit suicide Ikoyi-Lekki Link Bridge, Lagos.


The young man, it was gathered hails Anambra State but resides in Ejigbo area the state.

According to Director General, LASEMA, Dr Femi Oke- Osanyintolu, the at about 22:35 hours 17th October 2020, a suicide case was reported to the agency.

was immediately activated to the scene. The agency responders were able to convince and rescue the young man his jump- point,” Oke-Osayintolu said.

It was gathered that after being examined by LASEMA’s Paramedics, he was subsequently handed over to a -spirited men, Mr J Odukoya and Mr D Okankawon who assured a commitment to ensure adequate therapy and psychological counselling for the victim.

“Details of the samaritans were taken by the Team in conjunction with the Nigeria Police Officers on scene,” LASEMA boss stated.