On the 28th of December 2016, 34 year old Gloria Samson was reported to have left her hometown in Markurdi Benue State to commit suicide after getting depressed by the crash of ponzy scheme ‘MMM’ around early December.
According to report, she invested and lost N400,000 into the scheme after borrowing numerous loans from various sources in the town without her husband’s knowledge.
She said goodbye to her two sons, left a message for her husband begging to be forgiven for her wrong doings and left for River Benue to drown herself.
Her body was discovered in the river on the 2nd of January 2017 and her husband, Samson David was notified. It was later also identified by a neighbour in the Morgue of the Federal Medical Centre in Makurdi on the 17th of January 2017.
Gloria was buried on Friday 27th of January 2017 at Ankpa Ward Public Cemetery, Makurdi.