A staff member of the University of Lagos, Sunday Meshioye, on Wednesday night drank a banned insecticide known as Sniper after appearing before a disciplinary panel over a burnt bus belonging to the institution.
Meshioye was said to have been questioned over the incident on Tuesday and decided to take his life.
Though the motive for the act could not be ascertained, it is believed to have been triggered by issues arising from the burning of the bus which he was driving at the time of the inferno.
He was rushed to UNILAG Medical Centre and then to Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi Arabia,shows where he was pronounced dead.
He is survived by a wife and three children.