Mother-of-three Jumps Into Osun River over #Coronavirus Lockdown

Mother-of-three Jumps Into Osun River over #Coronavirus Lockdown

A single mother-of-three attempted suicide by jumping into the Osun River in Osogbo, Osun State.

She did this over her inability to continue providing for her children due to the lockdown.

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Kafayat Alake jumped into the river yesterday, April 1, a few hours after the state government imposed a stay-at-home order on residents of the state as part of measures to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus pandemic.

She would have drowned, but for the timely intervention of some residents of Aregbesola area of Osogbo.

According to her, she has three children and she could not continue to feed them due to her financial predicament.

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