The University of Lagos Pastor lecturer, Dr. Boniface,who was exposed on BBC’s “S*x-For-Grades” documentary, on Monday attempted suicide and was rushed to Reddington hospital.
A close family friend revealed that the lecturer was admitted to the hospital after he drank rat poison in an attempt to kill himself.
In the late hours of Monday evening, Dr. Boniface was found on the floor unconscious with bubbles in his mouth, he was then rushed to Reddington Hospital the family friend said.
BBC Africa Eye’s on Monday released a documentary targeted at lecturers in some West African universities harassing their students with S*x-For-Grades/marks.
The story of one UNILAG senior lecturer and pastor at Foursquare Gospel Church, Dr. Boniface Igbeneghu, caused serious buzz on social media after he was caught on tape soliciting intimacy from an undercover journalist who disguised as a 17-year-old admission seeker.
The Foursquare Church expelled him as one of their minister posting as follow on their social media handles: ‘The Foursquare Church in a bad light, the religious institution has now distanced itself from the scandal against one of their pastors and expelled him as a minister.
The church explained that they do not condone such acts as they disassociated themselves from the conduct of Dr. Boniface.’
His attempt to take his life is not disconnected to humiliation and shame on his personality after social media users flocked his Facebook timeline using all sorts of language against him.