A student of Kogi State University, Miss Rebecca Michael aged 20 reportedly committed suicide shortly after her boyfriend broke up with her.

Africa News24 gathered that the girl recently gained admission into the Department of Philosophy in the institution.

The deceased, who took her life in their 200 housing unit residence in Lokoja, according to sources, was a 100 level student of the institute.

It was reported that the deceased drank sniper when her boyfriend, who is a prominent DJ in Lokoja told her that he was no longer interested in the relationship.

After drinking the poisonous substance, she was rushed to the Federal Medical Centre where she gave up the ghost.

She was later buried on Wednesday at Lokongoma cemetery, Lokoja Kogi State.

When Contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) William Aya told newsmen that he was yet to get any report concerning the incident.