This Uber driver attempted to jump off Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos

Uber driver who tried to kill himself
Uber driver who tried to kill himself Source: Naij

The rate at which people tend to think of jumping off the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos this days is quite alarming.

  • An Uber driver attempted to take his life over N90,000 debt, by jumping off Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos.
  • Unluckily for him, he was rescused swiftly by the Rapid Response Squad in Lagos who were on patrol before he could jump.
  • The Uber driver, by the name Olojo had driven himself to the bridge in a Toyota Corolla saloon car, written a short note, left it in the car and was about to jump off according to a report by Naij.
  • He explained that he was owing N10,000 in Court 3, Ikeja High Court and the owner of the vehicle N80,000.
  • “Things were difficult for me and my mind was already made up, although my wife tried to dissuade me”, he said.

Read his letter below:

Letter he left behind
Letter he left behind
Source: Naij
  • The Police PRO made it known that the case had been transferred to State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID) for further investigation.