Why I Wanted to commit suicide in 2018 – Real Warri Pikin
Nigerian stand-up comedian, actor, and social media sensation host, Anita Alaire Afoke Asuoha aka Real Warri Pikin has revealed what happened to her and why she attempted to commit suicide in 2018.
Real Warri Pikin and her husband Ikechukwu were in the news after the two celebrated their 10th wedding anniversary as they renewed their vows and love for each other.
During an interview with media personality, Chude, the stand-up comedian made the revelation of her attempted suicide.
According to Real Warri Pikin, between 2017 and 2018, she and her husband Ikechukwu were in serious debt and couldn’t pay. The incident she said made her attempt to take her life but did not succeed.
She recounted how she was rushed to three hospitals after the incident.
“In 2017/2018 my husband and I had financial issues. We were in debt and everything, so when I attempted suicide I’m June 6, 2018, I didn’t die.
“They took me to about three different hospitals but in the last hospital when I woke up, I wondered why I didn’t die. I said God, you see this is my story, I will use it to help others.
“It means if God didn’t allow me to die then, he wanted me to use the story to help others around me and not keep it to myself. The fastest way I could do that was online and I had an Itel small phone that wasn’t clear enough.
”If you see my face ehnn, I be like Goat wey burn”, she said.