By ThankGod Ogala
Residents of Osogbo, Osun State were thrown into a frenzy on Thursday evening when a man jumped into Osun river.
The residents who sighted the man whose identity is yet to be ascertained said they didn’t notice on time that he was on a suicidal mission.
Some commercial motorcycle operators said they saw the man standing near the river adding that they were surprised that he suddenly jumped into the river.
The police were informed immediately as men if Osun state fire service arrived at the scene to rescue the man but they did not find his body as at 9 pm.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Folasade Odoro said the search for his body will continue has police commenced an investigation.