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Dubai based Cameroonian lady reportedly commits suicide after she allegedly caught her husband in bed with another woman
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Dubai based Cameroonian lady reportedly commits suicide after she allegedly caught her husband in bed with another woman

A Dubai based Cameroonian lady identified as Ndolo Immaculate, has allegedly commited suicide over her husband's alleged infidelity. It was gathered that Imma allegedly caught her husband, Daniel Sona Epie in bed with another woman. Details surrounding the incident are still sketchy, however, according to reports online, Imma fell into depression due to her husband's alleged cheating habit. A Cameroonian movie producer and entrepreneur, Alenne Menget, who confirmed the incident, said he had been mentoring Immaculate. He also shared his last conversations with her in which she expressed her admiration for his hardwork and exploits. "I have been reading stories of the lady who committed suicide this morning.. Got worried because one of her pictures really got her familiar.. I...
12-Year Old Boy Hangs Himself after Battling Depression During COVID-19 Lockdown
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12-Year Old Boy Hangs Himself after Battling Depression During COVID-19 Lockdown

A 12-year-old boy who felt “sad and lonely” during the coronavirus lockdown hanged himself. Hayden Hunstable, of Aledo, Texas took his life three days before his 13th birthday in April 2020 because he didn’t know how to deal with the isolation and depression when the virus caused a nationwide shutdown, the UK’s Metro reported. The boy’s 9-year-old sister, Kinlee, found him hanged in his bedroom, according to the outlet. His father, Brad recalled the ‘horrific’ moment he found himself trying to save his son’s life on April 17, after his youngest daughter, Kinlee, now aged nine, found Hayden after he took his own life at their home. He said: ‘Covid killed my son. I think Hayden would still be alive today if Covid had never happened. ‘I had no idea he was struggling or ...
I am Suffering From Depression – Jordon Ibe Opens Up
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I am Suffering From Depression – Jordon Ibe Opens Up

Derby winger, Jordon Ibe, has opened up on his struggle with depression. The 25-year-old bared it all in an emotional Instagram post. Ibe joined the Championship side from Bournemouth as a free agent at the end of last season. Since then, he has made one appearance this season and has not been included in a matchday squad in 2021 under manager Wayne Rooney. “I want to apologise to all my fans around the world. I’ve found (sic) myself in a dark place, due to suffering from depression. It’s no scheme for the media or to have my name in your mouths, I just find things hard truly “I appreciate all the love and messages from everyone. Times are hard in general due to this pandemic. I have the full support from my family and the Derby County football club. “I will fix myself ...
Jordon Ibe Suffering From Depression, Says ‘I’m in A Dark Place’
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Jordon Ibe Suffering From Depression, Says ‘I’m in A Dark Place’

  Derby County winger Jordon Ibe says he has 'found himself in a dark place' during his battling with depression. The 25-year-old former Liverpool man, who joined Wayne Rooney's side in September on a free transfer from Bournemouth, has not been in the club's matchday squad since Boxing Day. Ibe has only featured for The Rams once and that was back in December, when he also faced an internal disciplinary investigation by the club. This week, Ibe has opened up about his mental health via social media, saying he 'finds things hard.' "I want to apologise to all my fans around the world," he wrote on his official Instagram page. "I've found myself in a dark place, due to suffering with depression. It's no scheme for the media or to have my name in your mouths, I just fin...
Success is not Measured by Money Alone – Omotola Jalade
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Success is not Measured by Money Alone – Omotola Jalade

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade has reacted to a Twitter user's disclosure of Elon Musk becoming the richest man in the world despite being an atheist. LIB reported that the 49-year-old entrepreneur's net worth hit $186bn (£136bn) at 10.15am in New York on Wednesday January 6, making him $1.5bn richer than Bezos who had held the top spot since October 2017. A Twitter user who reacted to the report, tweeted;   Elon Musk, an atheist, just became the richest man in the world. No tithes, no offerings, no breakthrough seeds, just innovation. If you like still drop your January salary as first-fruit seed. Omotola who served a response, stated that success is not measured by money alone as one can be the richest in the world and have no joy, purpose or fulfillment. She tw...
Atalanta Forward, Josip Ilicic Caught His Wife Cheating, May Not Play Against PSG Due To Depression
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Atalanta Forward, Josip Ilicic Caught His Wife Cheating, May Not Play Against PSG Due To Depression

Josip Ilicic, one of the star footballers of Atalanta, who was blowing like a storm and breaking goal records this season in Italy Serie A, was shocked by his life. The star footballer who went to his country Slovenia to surprise, caught his wife with another man. It was learned that Ilicic, whose psychology was impaired, could leave football.Gian Piero Gasperini’s team, which impresses everyone with the football they played in Serie A, has dark clouds over Atalanta. It has been stated that Josip Ilicic, who has not been able to practice with the team even though he has not been injured for a while, will not be able to be against PSG as well. It was claimed that the cause of this mood of 32-year-old football player was betrayal.He went for surprise, his wife is cheating!According to r...
Father’s Day: Iyabo Ojo Shares Touching Message to Every Single Great Mum or Dad
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Father’s Day: Iyabo Ojo Shares Touching Message to Every Single Great Mum or Dad

Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo – Fesperis shared a very emotional message encouraging all single great mum or dad wishing them a happy Father’s day. Taking to her social media page to celebrate Father’s Day, smae day as her son’s 21st birthday, Iyabo Ojo shared; To every single great mum or dad out there, raising your kid/kids all by yourself, I tell you, this is one of the hardest, most frustrating, unprepared situations you can ever find yourself in, most especially if you are not financially strong, . If you’re going through tough times at the moment, Note! tough times don’t last but tough people do?? . Whatever you going through presently for your kid/kids is just temporary, you will overcome, . your tears of rejection, abandonment, pain, sadness, depression or fear of the...
The Whole Country will be Minneapolis if Democrats Win the Election – Donald Trump says
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The Whole Country will be Minneapolis if Democrats Win the Election – Donald Trump says

US President, Donald Trump has said the country will have a dim future if he loses the 2020 presidential election and Joe Biden is elected. According to Trump, the US will be like Minneapolis if he loses and will go in 'a recession like never seen.'   Minneapolis was the site of the death of George Floyd, a black man, who was killed by a white police officer on Memorial Day, setting off weeks of looting and rioting in the city and  'Black Lives Matter' protests around the country. Trump speaking in a Father's Day-themed interview with his son, Donald Trump Jr. that aired on Friday, he said; 'The whole country will be Minneapolis,' 'I feel like if the Democrats get in, we are literally going to end up in a recession/depression the likes of which you've n...
Mum who Survived Horrific Shooting now Lives With her Intestines Hanging Outside her Belly
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Mum who Survived Horrific Shooting now Lives With her Intestines Hanging Outside her Belly

A mother-of-two, Takieyah Reaves, from Newark, New Jersey, now lives with her intestines hanging out of her abdomen after surviving a horrific nightclub shooting. Reaves, 32, defied death in July 2017 to survive being shot twice on her stomach and right leg by a random attacker who sprayed bullets at a crowd of night clubbers, injuring three people.   One of the bullets tore her stomach wide open, and it was a miracle that she survived after undergoing intensive surgery to repair her damaged intestines. After doctors stitched her up, the size of the wound on her stomach made it impossible to close, forcing her to live with a gaping hole on her torso and with the inside of her intestines fully exposed. Her scar looks so big that some people even mistake it for a ...
Reason why Some Nigerian Mothers are Killing their Babies – Expert
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Reason why Some Nigerian Mothers are Killing their Babies – Expert

It was reported in the news some days back on how a Nigerian mother killed her 1-year-old daughter for depriving her of the chance to attend University. Dr Sekela Gad-Briggs however has thrown more light on why some mothers kill their babies. In a recent interview with the Punch , the general practitioner at the National Health Service, England, with interest in women’s health and mental well-being, attributed the act to postpartum disorders in women.   What is postpartum? Postpartum refers to a period of time following childbirth. It is commonly defined as six weeks after birth. However, in the case of postpartum depression, this can be diagnosed up to 12 months following childbirth. What are postpartum disorders? Postpartum disorders are mental healt...
Why Many Ex-footballers die of Depression, Suicide – Egbe
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Why Many Ex-footballers die of Depression, Suicide – Egbe

A FIFA match agent and C.E.O Monimichelli Sports facility & Construction limited, Mr. Ebi Egbe, has attributed the increased depression and high rate of suicide cases among ex-football internationals to lack of investment and diversification while in active football. Egbe, who stated that many footballers around the world fail to understand that there’s a life after their active football years, noted that they create a lifestyle around their income which sometimes becomes very difficult to sustain years after. In an exclusive interview on Saturday in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital, with DAILY POST, Egbe said, “Ex-players are getting extremely depressed, some even commit suicide all around the world and not just in Bayelsa State; if nothing is done about it, ...
Lady Bullied for her Crossed Eyes Shares Amazing Transformation
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Lady Bullied for her Crossed Eyes Shares Amazing Transformation

A lady who had crossed eyes shares how she used to be bullied, called “Anya 4:30” until she was able to undergo a surgery that transformed her. She shared how much being called out for her crossed eyes affected her, how she cried to sleep most nights, hated herself and God until 2016 when she had her surgery. She shared; I remember every other day before February 22nd 2016 and I’m super happy cause God showed out for me. The chelsea that everyone referred to as Anya 4:30. A lot of people called me that Even family and each time they did it ate a tiny piece of my heart out. wasn’t easy and nobody could even tell cause I was one of the happiest and jovial people you would ever meet but I mostly cried my self to sleep every night cause It was hard. Nobody! I mean nobody ever ...
Europe Will Experience Worst Recession Since Great Depression, European Commission Tells
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Europe Will Experience Worst Recession Since Great Depression, European Commission Tells

Europe will experience a recession this year of a depth unmatched since the Great Depression and the UK will be one of the hardest hit, the European commission has said. Economic forecasts provided by commission on Wednesday suggest that the UK will experience an 8.3% drop in gross domestic production by the end of the year, with investment down by 14% and a doubling of unemployment. In terms of the drop in GDP – the total value of goods and services produced in a country in a year – only Italy, Greece, Spain and Croatia among the EU member states will endure a bigger loss to the economy. The commission said that the coming recession will be of historic proportion. The EU economy is forecast to contract by 7.5% in 2020 and grow by around 6% in 2021. But countries will be impac...
Man Utd provide psychological support to players
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Man Utd provide psychological support to players

Manchester United are giving players psychological support during the coronavirus pandemic. FIFPro has reported a spike in the number of reports from players suffering depression and anxiety symptoms. Footballers have had their entire lives dismantled without the routines of training and games. United coaches and staff have kept in constant contact with players even before the FIFPro report, per Goal. The club are wary of the impact of coronavirus on the mental health of their players. The women's team have also been given twice weekly well-being surveys
Ace Nigerian Journalist Advices Women To Run Away From Any Man That Forcing Them To Cook Everyday
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Ace Nigerian Journalist Advices Women To Run Away From Any Man That Forcing Them To Cook Everyday

Tope Delano a Nigerian journalist who went viral for opening up about her a rape experience and how she suffered depression for almost half her life. The 32yrs old journalist shared online her experience with her friend who’s married to a Nigerian artiste who prefers to eat his food everyday and as such propelling the woman to cook everyday to satisfy her husband crave.The identity of this Nigerian artist was unknown throughout her discussion. She wrote: “I have this friend whom I visited a year after she got married, she married a known singer who has since faded into obscurity (babanla werey ni bobo yen). Anyway tday I visited she was in the cooking with a baby strapped to her back, they lived in Lekki..we got talking and my Friend soon blurted out tht her husband only ea...
4 Things You Should Not Say To Your Friend After Break Up
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4 Things You Should Not Say To Your Friend After Break Up

Breakups and letting go of people hurt especially if it is someone you have spent years with. Whether the relationship you were in was toxic or not, letting go of someone you committed to is difficult. As a friend, you will feel sad when you see people who matter to you go through heartbreaks. Even though you might want to see your friend move on quickly, and possibly find someone better, there’s no way you can accelerate the process. There are some things you should avoid saying to your friends when their hearts are broken and below are some: There are so many men out there Even though you might want to see your friend move on quickly, and possibly find someone better, there’s no way you can accelerate the process. Telling her there are plenty of fishes out there is insinuati...
Ifu Ennada Drags Female Trolls She Accused of Bodyshaming her Over her Coronavirus Outfit to AMVCA 2020
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Ifu Ennada Drags Female Trolls She Accused of Bodyshaming her Over her Coronavirus Outfit to AMVCA 2020

Ifu Ennada has fired back at some Instagram users who she accused of hating and bodyshaming her over the ''coronavirus'' outfit she wore to the 7th edition of the AMVCA. The ex reality show star who disclosed that she doesn't mind having contrary opinions on her post, stated that she is calling out the women for bodyshaming her and insulting her designer. Sharing photos of  the allged trolls, Ifu Ennada wrote; See some of the ladies hating and bodyshaming me because of my #AMVCA2020 #CORONAVIRUSFASHION outfit last night. How you gotta be shaped like expired Tissue Roll laced in a timely concoction of ugliness and still have the mind to troll me? Akwa Nwa dika'm, Egovin Nwa dika'm. _____ The lady at the top left so ugly and disheveled she had to cut her face off in her own pi...
Married Man, 45, on the Run After allegedly Raping and Impregnating 15-year-old House Help who has now Given Birth Via CS
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Married Man, 45, on the Run After allegedly Raping and Impregnating 15-year-old House Help who has now Given Birth Via CS

A married man is accused of raping and impregnating a 15-year-old house help. Oresanya Adebayo, 45, is allegedly on the run after a 15-year-old girl, whose name was given simply as Mary, took in after he allegedly raped her. Mary was working as a house help for a family that lives on the same street as Oresanya when she was raped. She recently gave birth via CS in Ibadan, Oyo state, and the baby is in good health. However, Mary seems to be suffering from post-natal depression at the moment. Facebook users who shared photos and update claim Mary is unable to leave the hospital as she's owing the hospital. Below are more updates.
Nigerian Lady Recounts How She Became Sad and Depressed after She Moved from Nigeria to the US
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Nigerian Lady Recounts How She Became Sad and Depressed after She Moved from Nigeria to the US

A Nigerian lady who relocated to the U.S. in 2019, has recounted her battle with loneliness, depression, rascism after she moved to Los Angeles. The lady who goes by the name Uju, said indeed the standard of living abroad is great but it is not the best of life for anyone. According to her, unlike Nigeria, everyone is just about how they would pay their bills in the U.S. Read her post and also comments from some Nigerians with similar experiences below.
Philadelphia Kes Releases New Album Titled ”He Came Through”
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Philadelphia Kes Releases New Album Titled ”He Came Through”

Gospel Singer, Philadelphia Ekesiena, popularly known as Philadelphia Kes has released a new album which she titled “He Came Through”. Kes, who is from Delta State graduated from Ternopil National Economic University, Ukraine after studying International Economics. During an interview with SEYI SOKOYA, Kes revealed that she struggled with depression and mood swings, but over came them by expressing herself through her music. She said: “There was a time in my life where depression, regular mood swings were the order of the day. Then my cousin came up with the song and we wrote it together.” “That was how I was able to really express myself through the lyrics of the song. It took about five years to produce the song because we had the song since my university days and decided to ...
Soldier  Killed Four of his Colleagues before Committing Suicide in Borno
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Soldier Killed Four of his Colleagues before Committing Suicide in Borno

Dogo Shettima, an aide to Babagana Zulum, governor of Borno state, has shared the photo of the soldier who killed four of his colleagues and then committed suicide at the Army Super Camp 15, located at Malam Fatori in Borno state in the early hours of Wednesday February 26th. According to Dogo, the deceased soldier's action is suspected to have been caused by depression and trauma.
Sex Addict Talks About Sleeping With 130 men by 28 and Contracting Multiple STIs
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Sex Addict Talks About Sleeping With 130 men by 28 and Contracting Multiple STIs

A British woman has opened up about her past relationships and her obsession with sex addiction. The lady named, Frankie Considine claims to have slept with 130 men by the age of 28, including having four guys in the space of 24 hours on her 21st birthday During her struggles with sex addiction, the model who lost her virginity at the age of 14 would call in sick at work and cancel plans with friends to have sex. According to Considine, it got a point her addition to sex had an impact on her mental and physical health. She fell into depression, got pregnant without knowing who the father was and contracted multiple STIs, before being diagnosed with sex addiction. Speaking to Fabulous Digital, Frankie, revealed how her sex craving derived from her parents’ divorce and the re...
Nkechi Blessing Finally Reveals How She Sponsors Her Trips Abroad
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Nkechi Blessing Finally Reveals How She Sponsors Her Trips Abroad

Nollywood Actress ,Nkechi Blessing has revealed that it usually takes her three months to save up enough money in order to take a trip abroad. She made this known after actress Tonto Dikeh exposed people who share pictures from their expensive vacations which some people see and get pulled into depression. While sharing a “quick advice for young hustling people”, Tonto Dikeh wrote: “A lot of you come on social media to see people who are having a great time with exotic trips and vacation, and you slip into depression, what you don’t know is that many people plan and save towards their trips. Some people plan a year before or even two years. A beautiful photo that shows a vacation might be a result of saving for many years. Don’t be deceived into thinking it’s that easy. It is ...
Samson Siasia is gradually sliding into depression, he needs help very fast- sports journalist Godwin Enakhena says after speaking with him
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Samson Siasia is gradually sliding into depression, he needs help very fast- sports journalist Godwin Enakhena says after speaking with him

Sports Journalist, Godwin Enakhena says he spoke with embattled former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia, this morning and from their discussion, it appears Siasia is sliding into depression. Recall that the 79-year-old mother of the football expert, Beauty Ogere, was kidnapped on July 5th. She is yet to be rescued. On August 25th, world football governing body, FIFA, banned Siasia for life after he was found guilty of match fixing.
Nigerian Rapper, Pelepele, Commits Suicide
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Nigerian Rapper, Pelepele, Commits Suicide

A week after talking about his battle with depression due his inability to fully break into the Nigerian music industry despite 10yrs of hard work, rapper Pelepele allegedly commits suicide.
My Music Can Cure Depression – Naira Marley Says, Kemi Olunloyo Reacts
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My Music Can Cure Depression – Naira Marley Says, Kemi Olunloyo Reacts

Music star Niara Marley who just released his recent hit single "Puta" shares adorable photos on stage as he reveals his music can cure depression. Meanwhile popular controversial journalist who was also suffering from Pstd reacts and blast troll who comes for her at the comment section. Who agrees with Naira Marley on this?? See more below
Rashidi Yekini Was Murdered – Segun Odegbami Reveals Why He Thinks So
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Rashidi Yekini Was Murdered – Segun Odegbami Reveals Why He Thinks So

Retired Nigerian Footballer, Olusegun Odegbami, says he believes his colleague, Rashidi Yekini, was murdered in 2012. Prior to his death, Yekini was reported to have been ill for an extended period of time after allegedly suffering from bipolar disorder, depression and some other undisclosed psychiatric condition. But Odegbami in an interview with The Chat disagreed with the claims, saying “nobody could explain the circumstances of his death”. “His people actually went and abducted him from his car and took him to a native doctor of some sort to cure him of his ‘insanity’, he explained. “Why insanity?…because he was funding so many philanthropic projects, giving people his money which he had kept in the bank for so long. “All through his professional career, he didn’t sp...
Growing up I wanted to be a boy – Rapper Eva Alordiah
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Growing up I wanted to be a boy – Rapper Eva Alordiah

Female emcee Eva Alordiah, has revealed that she wanted to be a boy while growing up and that made her hate everything about herself.   Eva said she lost her confidence as a result of the wish, had no self esteem and always didn't know if she will wake up the next day because she was constantly begging God to take her. The rapper however stated that she now loves being a "fine ass girl".   11:11 Growing up I wanted to be a Boy, Now I just Love being a Fine ass girl. I'm so in love with me right now it is still so fucking hard to believe there was a time when I hated every single thing about myself. I lost all confidence, I had no self esteem and I always didn't know if I'd wake up the next day or not cause I was constantly begging God to take me. But these days, ooo...
Senate Urges FG To Ban Sniper Insecticide
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Senate Urges FG To Ban Sniper Insecticide

The Nigerian Senate has urged the federal government to ban the production, importation and circulation of Sniper insecticide in the country. This is part of the resolutions the lawmakers adopted on Tuesday. The resolutions follow a motion by Theodore Orji (Abia-PDP) on the rising cases of suicide in Nigeria. Mr Orji argued that cases of suicide are on the rise because many could not ‘çope with the overwhelming situation of life which could be financial problems; death of loved ones; broken relationships, which is very popular amongst the youths in Nigeria; or serious illness; they choose suicide as an option.” He said. “The Senate observes that suicide could be prevented particularly when family, friends and close relatives of the person contemplating suicide provide support, ...
Go to the mountain and seek God’s face for mercy – Pastor Chris Omatsola advises Pastor Fatoyinbo
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Go to the mountain and seek God’s face for mercy – Pastor Chris Omatsola advises Pastor Fatoyinbo

Pastor Chris Omatsola whose sex tape with his lover, Princess Tamaratokoni Okpewho, went viral after it was leaked in 2018, has backed the decision of the founder of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, to step down over the rape allegation.   The Senior Pastor at Zionwealth Church, disclosed that he believes the rape allegation against Pastor Fatoyinbo by Busola Dakolo is true. He further advised the COZA founder to seek God’s face for mercy and return to ministry.   Recounting how he consulted Fatoyinbo at his Abuja church during his sex-tape scandal and how the latter counselled him for over two hours, he stated that although Fatoyinbo was his senior in ministry, he (Omatsola) had called to reciprocate what he did for him at his own trying ti...
“Think Of Sex Before Committing Suicide” – Plus-Sized Model, Monalisa Stephen Tells Depressed People
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“Think Of Sex Before Committing Suicide” – Plus-Sized Model, Monalisa Stephen Tells Depressed People

In recent times, the rate at which youths and adults commit suicide after suffering from prolonged depression has raised disturbing concerns among health experts and stakeholders in the health sector. While experts are yet to proffer lasting solution to the disturbing emotional trauma and the adverse effects it exerts on its victims, plus sized Nollywood actress, Monalisa Stephen has proffered a solution. According to the curvy actress, depressed people considering suicide as an option only need to think of two things, sex and food, and they would probably change their minds on committing suicide. “Are you depressed and want to commit suicide? Wait a minute, just wait. Think about food and sex; oh my God, they are so sweet to just let go like that. No o, we die here o”, she su...
Amara Kanu gives tips on coping with depression
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Amara Kanu gives tips on coping with depression

Super star Kanu Nwakwo's wife, Amara Kanu has given her followers on instagram tips on how they can cope with depression if they are already in it or find themselves in it eventually. Below are the tips she gave out. Do read, never say never. ''Sunny days wouldn’t feel so good if it wasn’t for rain. . #longpost . Today I want to dedicate this post to anyone who’s suffering from things that are overwhelming or depressing but can’t speak openly about it. Just know that situations never stay same. Here are some tips for coping with depression. These don’t need to be in any particular order. ?Stay in touch Take some time off to rest but don't withdraw from life. Keep some form of routine going on. Socialising can improve your mood. Keeping in touch with trusted friends and famil...
Comedian, Calabar Chic Reveals How She Was Raped At 14 As She Turns 28
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Comedian, Calabar Chic Reveals How She Was Raped At 14 As She Turns 28

Nollywood Actress/Comedian, Calabar Chic as she turned 28 disclosed how she was mercilessly raped at the age of 14. she further disclosed how she lost her best friend to domestic violence. See what she wrote; So sometime Last month I opened up about my struggle with depression and managing it for years! Struggling with ptsd from some of the worst experiences of my life! From getting raped in the most humiliating way at Age 14 To attempting suicide a few times To Losing my best friend to Domestic violence To Surviving A house Fire in 2017 & A Kidnap in 2018 wheeeew! . Living through all of the trauma, the nightmares,the panic attacks has been a struggle! You crave for peace but even sleep doesn’t afford that. It wrecks your dreams and turns your days into a living n...
Former Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue still struggling with depression
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Former Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue still struggling with depression

The 36-year-old revealed that he is yet to recover from the year-long ban he was given by Fifa back in 2016 Former Arsenal and Galatasaray defender Emmanuel Eboue said that he is still battling with depression, three years after he was banned from football by Fifa. Eboue was given a year ban after failing to pay his ex-agent, Sebastien Boisseau €1 million in debt for his transfer to the Turkish Super Lig in 2011. The punishment came after he joined Sunderland in March 2016 and had his contract with the Black Cats terminated in less than a month after the move.
Simi Opens Up On Her Thoughts On Depression
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Simi Opens Up On Her Thoughts On Depression

Nigerian singer, Simi has opened up on her thoughts about depression and according to her, the situation is simply “scary and sad”. During a question and answer session with fans last night, the Omo Charlie crooner was asked what she thought about the wave of depression in recent times. Replying Simi said:-
Simi speaks on depression
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Simi speaks on depression

Nigerian singer, Simi has opened up on her thoughts about depression and according to her, the situation is simply “scary and sad”. Last night, a fan on twitter asked her what her thoughts were on the wave of depression in recent times and she responded by saying the struggles to keep up and fear of failure amongst other things were responsible for depression. “It’s scary and sad. Especially for young men. The struggle to keep up. The fear of failure. The desperate desire for validation. Very scary. I hope that we can let people know it’s ok to share and lean on someone when things get too heavy,” Simi tweeted in response.
Having a child, getting married or buying a car cannot make one feel better – Betty Irabor
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Having a child, getting married or buying a car cannot make one feel better – Betty Irabor

Publisher, Betty Irabor, who has battled depression and attempted suicide in the past, shared a thoughtful piece on her Instagram page this morning. In her write-up, the 63-year-old appealed to anyone suffering depression to seek help and deal with the root cause of their hollowness. According to Irabor, getting married, pregnant or buying material things, would not make them feel any better when the root cause of their depression hasn't been dealt with. She wrote;   I was about 12 when I first saw a Rolls Royce. It's owner was a guest of mum. Did I show off on that day? I earned renewed respect in the hood on Akinwunmi street.. well at least for few days! Sigh!! Yesterday I took the liberty of posing by this vintage monster of a ride In Warri. Na pose I pose o, I didn't say it...
You Caused The Rise In Suicides And Divorces In The Country – PDP Blames President Buhari
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You Caused The Rise In Suicides And Divorces In The Country – PDP Blames President Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has blamed President Muhammadu Buhari and his ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for rising social degeneration, particularly acts of suicide, in the country. In a statement signed by the PDP’s spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Sunday, May 26, 2019, the main opposition party said the rise of social ills in the country is due to bad governance under Buhari’s leadership. The party further alleged that despondency, depression and misery have escalated in the country “since the rigging of the 2019 Presidential election”, an election won by President Buhari. The party further blamed Buhari and the APC for failing to deal with escalating insecurity in the country and leaving Nigerians exposed to the worst kinds of crimes. The party said, “The...
Atiku Abubakar Advises Parents on what to do as Suicide rate Increases
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Atiku Abubakar Advises Parents on what to do as Suicide rate Increases

The Presidential Candidate of the PDP, Atiku Abubakar has advised parents on what to do as Nigeria experiences an increasing rate of suicide among youths. In a tweet he shared, Atiku advised that close attention should be paid by parents for early signs of depression so as to prevent the situation from plunging into suicide. He wrote: ‘The rate of suicide among our youth is worrisome. I believe that as parents and community, we need to pay close attention for early signs of depression among our young people, particularly in this depressing times. -AA ‘ His words correlate with an advice given by the National Parents Teachers Association of Nigeria, NAPTAN, which spoke through its 2nd Deputy President, Chief Adeolu Ogunbanjo, sayiing parents must be on the alert. “Honestly,...
“He fought a real war. I am a testimony to that” – Psychologist reveals late Akachi asked him for help
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“He fought a real war. I am a testimony to that” – Psychologist reveals late Akachi asked him for help

A University of Nigeria Nsukka graduate and Psychologist, Ofe di Oku, has revealed his attempts to help the late Akachi before he unfortunately took his own life. See Oku's post below... "People don't just wake up in the morning and commit suicide. One hardly find such in story rails. Suicide is a deliberate planned act. It's a sort of last resort especially to people suffering depressions and other forms of psychopathologies. Most people that commit suicide have already planned out how to achieve this aim, where and when it should be carried out. Some give no chance for help till is carried out. Here in UNN, by miracle I meet them in hidden places and at a specific time. Vet mountain, social science quadrangles, those buildings on your way to green house, some exculded parts of st...
Finally, RCCG Reacts To Death Of Alleged Church Minister
Religion

Finally, RCCG Reacts To Death Of Alleged Church Minister

The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) has reacted to the report that a church minister identified as Michael Arowosaiye, committed suicide. We reported that Arowosaiye was said to have committed suicide because he had accommodation issue which led to depression. Our correspondent learnt that Arowosaiye, who regularly performed at RCCG programmes, was said to have hung himself with his belt on Tuesday at Sunnyvale Estate, Lokogoma District, Abuja. The deceased, who recently ministered during a youth praise event at the church, was believed to be depressed over certain personal issues. The reports had since stirred reactions online. Reacting, however, RCCG in a statement issued on Thursday, said the late Arowosaiye was not a minister in the church. The statement w...
RCCG gospel minister allegedly commits suicide in Abuja
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RCCG gospel minister allegedly commits suicide in Abuja

A gospel minister with the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has allegedly committed suicide.   Michael Arowosaiye allegedly hanged himself with a belt yesterday, May 14, 2019, at a home in Sunnyvale Estate in Abuja.     The reason for the alleged suicide has not been confirmed but web users claim he went into depression due to accommodation issues he was facing.     People who knew him have expressed shock on Facebook following news of his passing.   See them below.  
Tanasha Talks About Dating Diamond, Says ‘I Almost Fell Into Depression,’
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Tanasha Talks About Dating Diamond, Says ‘I Almost Fell Into Depression,’

NRG presenter Tanasha Donna showered her lover Diamond with love during an interview on 10over10. Tanasha, who was promoting her new song Radio, said; HE HAS BEEN SUPER SUPPORTIVE THROUGHTOUT THIS JOURNEY AND HE STILL SUPPORTS ME. I JUST WANT TO THANK HIM AND THE WHOLE WASAFI TEAM. Adding; I FEEL BLESSED. The sassy lass, who has been an easy target for trolls since hooking up with the Tanzanian crooner, said she has developed a thick skin for trolls. She almost sank into depression during their first months of dating; IN THE BEGINNING, THEY (TROLLS) USED TO GET TO ME. I ALMOST FELL INTO DEPRESSION BUT THEN I OVERCAME IT. She went ahead to give an example of how Jesus was crucified yet he was a great person saying; IF JESUS WAS HATED WHO AM I NOT TO BE.. She said she...
Parent donates N20K to invigilator during Common Entrance exam – Report
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Parent donates N20K to invigilator during Common Entrance exam – Report

A man has vowed to expose a centre after he experienced the examination malpractice there during a Common Entrance Exam over the weekend. According to the man, parents at the center were contributing N20,000 each to the external invigilator to assist their children with their examination questions. He wrote: Nigeria is a great nation and will forever be a great nation. Nothing is wrong with my country, but some people are pretty determine to kill Nigeria. I finally know what depression feels like after experiencing this on Saturday when I decided to help my neighbour take his son for common exterance examination, because they had a family emergency. Whenever I see a group of parent gather during such exam I always know they are up to something. How do you pay bribe for someone...
Billionaire Daughter, Meram Indimi Reveals Struggle With Depression
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Billionaire Daughter, Meram Indimi Reveals Struggle With Depression

Billionaire Ahmed Indimi's daughter, Meram, has taken to social media to open up about her struggle with depression and anxiety. Meram, who got married last year to Baffa Dandatti, took to Instagram to speak candidly about her struggle with depression and anxiety. She stated in a video that, through her struggles with the mental illness, she discovered her passion for health and wellness. She said; “A lot you may know me but what you don’t know is that over the years I have actually been dealing with anxiety and depression. It was quiet severe actually…Most days I don’t think they were worth getting out of bed for” In a question and answer session with her friends and followers she also talked about her struggles, how she has since taken action and gotten help, her road to ...
We Need to Fight for Our Rights – Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde
Celebs

We Need to Fight for Our Rights – Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde

Actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has stated that Nigerians need to fight for their rights with some kind of revolution in order for things to get better in the country. She made this known in a Twitter question and answer session during which she appealed to the government to declare state of emergency in places affected by violence. “I am appealing to the government to immediately see to the rising rate of depression, suicide, police brutality, ritual killings and general lack of safety in the Country. It’s at an all-time high now, there should be a state of emergency declared.” Omotola also answered questions on why she did not openly support any presidential candidate in the last election. “Excuses won’t move us forward. We must be angry enough and divert our anger towards loo...
Taraji P. Henson Opens Up on her Struggle With Depression
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Taraji P. Henson Opens Up on her Struggle With Depression

Hollywood star actress, Taraji P. Henson has opened up on her struggles with depression. The 48-year old Empire star made this known in a chat with Variety. According to her, the problem which she has never experienced before keeps increasing by the day. “I suffer from depression.” “My anxiety is kicking up even more every day, and I’ve never really dealt with anxiety like that. It’s something new.” At a point when her career is booming, Taraji P. Henson feels fame has dealt a great blow to her mental health. “It was fun at first, but the older I get, the more private I want to be… I think there’s a misconception with people in the limelight that we have it all together, and because we have money now and are living out our dreams, everything is fine. That’s not the c...
APC Mocks Atiku, Says He’s Suffering From Post-election Depression
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APC Mocks Atiku, Says He’s Suffering From Post-election Depression

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has mocked the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar. The ruling party said Atiku is suffering from post-election depression following his claim that he that he defeated Buhari with 1,615,302 votes. The PDP presidential candidate, in a petition filed at the election tribunal claims that data from the server of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) shows that Atiku polled a total of 18,356,732 votes to defeat Buhari who scored 16,741,430 votes. PDP Presidential candidate Alhaji Atiku Abubakar APC’s response In its response, APC’s spokesman, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu said Nigerians voted massively as a show of confidence for President Buhari. Vanguard also reports that Issa-Onilu iss...