Mr. Christopher Orji, a deputy director of the National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) in Abuja, committed suicide.
Orji’s body was discovered on August 30 in his residence in the federal housing authority community in Lugbe, Abuja, dangling from a rope hooked to a ceiling fan.
The circumstances surrounding his death are currently being investigated by police detectives.
According to sources, the deceased was summoned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on the same day he was discovered dead.
It was also learned that no suicide note was discovered at the crime scene. Orji was the coordinator of the NABDA’s Bioresource Centre in Langtang, Plateau State.