A man identified as Oluseyi Adekunle has reportedly jumped into Lagos lagoon. He jumped from Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge around 10 am.

Reasons the young man committed suicide was still unknown as emergency agencies are currently making frantic efforts to rescue him or possibly recover his body.


The Lagos State Waterways Authority, LASWA has confirmed the incidence.

Speaking with New Telegraph, the new Public Affairs Officer of LASWA, Nkechi Ajayi, said that the incident happened at 10am at the Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge.

New Telegraph gathered that Akekunle ‘s family has been contacted as at the time of filing this report while rescue efforts were still ongoing.