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4 days ago
The Illuminate Nigeria Development Network (INDN), in collaboration with the National Museum, has carried out solidarity walk for the girl-child with a flag off of sanitary pad scholarship initiative tagged 10kfor1+1.
10 Oct
At the birth of the World Federation For Mental Health (WEMH) in 1948, the world was still struggling to come to terms with the post-World War 2 realities.
4 Sep
Mental health is often misunderstood, especially by those who have not suffered from it. It is not well prioritised in our society, as people are not well informed
28 Aug
On August 20, Big Brother announced to the BBNaija Shine Ya Eye housemates that they will make a presentation on mental health. After the announcement, the housemates gathered to have a heartfelt and enlightening conversation about mental health issues...
16 Aug
Lil Wayne, 38, revealed he realised he was dealing with mental health issues when he attempted to commit suicide at the age of 12. The five-time Grammy-winning rapper,  spoke to author and TV host Emmanuel Acho on his "Uncomfortable Conversations" interview series posted Sunday, in which he opened up about wanting to inspire others to…
9 Aug
The Chief Medical Director, Federal Neuro Psychiatry Hospital, Kaduna, Prof. Abdulkareem Jika- Yusuf has attributed the increase in mental illness to abuse of drug among other factors.
5 Aug
"Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington has opened up about the mental health challenges he faced after the award-winning HBO drama series came to an end. "I went through some mental health difficulties after 'Thrones' — and during the end of 'Thrones,' to be honest," Harington said in a new interview on SiriusXM. "And I…
28 Jul
First, it was Naomi Osaka, now weeks later a tearful Simone Biles. Two of the biggest names in the sport have publicly revealed that they are struggling with their mental health -- and they could be the catalyst for wider change.
17 Jul
In order to remain fit mentally and physically, Nigerian women have been advised not to bottle up worries and stress, but engage in relaxing activities and give themselves some time off to refresh and bounce back to good health.
11 Jul
The first issue for discussion is how did the world get to the situation it now finds itself as it relates to drug problems. To arrive at any solution, we need to trace the root causes of the problems and address them as appropriate.
7 Jun
Nigerian comedienne, Anita Asuoha, better known by her stage name Real Warri Pikin, revealed that she attempted suicide over three years ago. Asuoha, in an Instagram post on Sunday, said that in June 2018, her family was in debt to the tune of 22 million Naira. She shared two pictures of herself; in the first…
23 May
It is without a doubt that with the sporadic rate of depression in a fractured world, many are then left bleak. Most recently with the pandemic and pandemonium around the world, this is even more glaring. Depression is estimated to affect 350 million people in all age groups and is significantly different from being sad.…


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Insurgency in Nigeria started precisely in the Northeast and it has already taken over the whole nation as at today with the ongoing attacks on military facilities
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Gunmen from a suspected criminal gang attacked a village market in northwest Nigeria's Sokoto state, killing 43 people, the state government said Monday. Heavily armed gangs known locally as bandits have terrorised northwest and central Nigeria for years, raiding and looting villages, but attacks have become even more violent in recent months. "Forty-three people have…
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The Japanese government has earmarked 260,000 dollars in its bid towards combating piracy and kidnapping in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG).
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Belgian officials announced Monday they had broken up a cocaine smuggling gang, arresting 27 people in a series of raids during which they seized drugs, guns and luxury goods -- including horses.
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FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday his controversial plans to hold a World Cup every two years will help spread the fund's football generates away from a handful of super clubs.