The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency,rescued a 36-year-old man, Ikechuckwu Ibeh, who jumped into the lagoon on the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge on tuesday.
it was said that he jumped into the lagoon around 4.45pm and was rescued five minutes later by the LASEMA Marine unit.
Mr Ibeh took the action due to financial difficulties and depression among other reasons. the victim had been handed over to cops at the Maroko Police Station.
Confirming the incident, the LASEMA Public Affairs Officer, Nosa Okunbor, stated that the launch of the agency’s Marine Unit was timely as it helped to avert the suicide.He stated that,
“The LASEMA Marine Unit was empowered by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and it recently took delivery of several boats, leading