Pastor kills himself after his girlfriend refused to marry him
One Pastor Prosper Igboke jumped down from a two-storey building and died instantly after his girlfriend rejected his marriage proposal.
Before his death, Igboke, 30, was a pastor at a Pentecostal Church (name witheld), in Nnewi, Anambra State.
According to the Punch, the man of God was from Leru community in Umunneochi Local Government Area, Abia State.
He had trained his lover in the university only for the girl to graduate and then disappointed.
“The incident happened last month. The man (Igboke) was 30 years old at the time of his death. His girlfriend, whom he intended to marry disappointed him after seeing her through the university.
“He jumped down from a two-storey building and died. I am surprised that a man of this age and a pastor can do this.”
“He was eventually buried on Friday in a bush in his community,” the deceased’s relative said.