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12 Sep
Mental experts have raised the alarm over the effect of criminalisation of suicide attempts as a way of stemming the tide of incidences, which according to them is worsening the problem rather than solving it.
5 Sep
This feeling of deception, imposter syndrome ever so often felt by many high achievers, borders on the belief that you feel inadequate and incompetent for achievements you clearly put in the work for. A physiological feeling of incompetence, imposter syndrome often takes different forms, mostly depending on your background, personality and position. It creates a…
3 Sep
Don’t get it wrong, there’s nothing wrong with therapy, except that it costs an arm and a leg. And, considering that there are anxiety triggers everywhere, these tips come in quite handy. None of these methods may be able to treat or diagnose a serious mental health condition, but they can make living with disorders…
3 Sep
Founder of Emotions City, an emotional intelligence centre, Oyinkansola Alabi, is set to release a documentary and a comic book that addresses mental health issues.
15 Aug
Nigerian actress, Lota Chukwu has added another feather to her cap with a documentary film titled “I’m Not Fine.”
8 Aug
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has urged the military to increase awareness on mental health among its personnel toward addressing impact of post-trauma and stress disorder among troops. Ehanire made the call at the opening of a Mental Health Resilience and Wellness Course 2 (MHRWC2) of the Nigerian Army Resource Centre (NARC) on…
9 Jul
Dr. Adewoye Adedolapo Adetoun is passionate about using her multi-potentiality and excellent tools to build and strengthen individual and corporate brands. She is the MD of Prontotherapy, an offline/online based service provider where ‘on the spot’ therapy is being rendered to individuals/corporate organisations via talk therapy sessions and suicide rates are minimized/completely erased. She is also…
28 Jun
While many believe that the reason behind suicide attempts is frustration occasioned by poverty, it goes beyond that as there is more than meets the eye. If that assertion holds true
23 May
According to a global survey, about 33 percent of adults experience feelings of loneliness worldwide. The study showed Brazil had the highest percentage of people experiencing this, with 50 percent of respondents declaring that they felt lonely ...
14 May
Larmmy Ogidan-Odeseye, popularly known as Chelsea Godmother, is a wife, mum, senior software analyst, business strategist and philanthropist making a difference in the mental health community through her Twitter session....
9 May
In recent times, mental health has moved from the sidelines to the forefront of health-related discussions. An individual's state of mental well-being is now receiving increasing attention and research to seek out new ways to guarantee quality mental health. However, it is unfortunate that some of the stigmas associated with a past where people with…
6 Apr
Selena Gomez has said that she has been away from the internet for four years and a half years. Being the most followed celebrity in 2016, the former Disney star said in an interview that her withdrawal from the internet has "Changed my life completely.’’ She says "I am happier, I am more present, I…


.... ask Buhari, other stakeholders for a speedy resolution with ASUU .... backs Goodluck against Buhari Students’ Wing of the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG-SW), on Saturday, faulted the Federal Government’s litigation against the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to reopen Nigerian public universities without arriving at solutions to burning issues. The group called…
8 mins ago
... says Nigerians have chosen LP candidate as their next president ... insists status quo must give way Supporters of the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Mr Peter Obi, on Saturday, assured him of 25% constitutional requirement votes in at least twenty-four states of the federation in the 2023 election. The assurance was…
17 mins ago
In furtherance of the development of industries, and in particular the commencement of operations in Lekki Deep Sea Port, which will impact traffic flow along the Lekki/Epe corridor, the Lagos State government has met with transport stakeholders to discuss strategies to improve and manage traffic in the axis.
4 hours ago
Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Enugu chapter of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has assured of its readiness to bring disruptive change to governance in the state. This was disclosed on Saturday after the party's ward-level consultative meetings were held simultaneously across the 260 wards. Speaking to newsmen after a tour of…
4 hours ago
The White House on Saturday blasted a court ruling in Arizona that imposes a near-complete ban on abortions in the southwestern US state as "catastrophic, dangerous and unacceptable."