Chukwuemeka Akachi, a first class final year English and Literary studies student of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN, has taken his own life after a long battle with mental health.

Akachi died yesterday, after leaving a suicide note and revealing his long battle with mental health on Facebook. He allegedly died at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku Ozalla, where he was rushed to.

It was gathered that Akachi consumed two bottles of a poisonous substance and according to one of his friends, it was the second time he would be attempting suicide in recent times.