Presently in Delta State University, DELSU, Nigeria. Two suicide cases have been reported this semester. One was a case of a 100L physiology student in the faculty of Basic Medical Science, The other was a pharmacy final year student. They both committed suicide due to poor academic performance.
Below are some compiled reasons why students are more liable to suicide in DELSU than other University in Nigeria
1. DELSU high academic standard therefore leading to inability to catch up with studies, leading to poor exam performance, depression and then suicide.
2. Pressure from friends
3. Pressure from Families
4. Misplacement of priorities
Note: This is not only liable to students in DELSU.