Tag Depression

Nigerian Teacher Advises On Depression And Highlights its Devastating Effect As His Former Student Commits Suicide

It’s so disheartening that depression and its ugly effect has refused to leave our space despite all the efforts that are being made to curb the menace. Or, could it be that the efforts are not up to par with

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What To Do When Your Child Is Depressed or Suffering From Depression

ADESUA IYOYOJIE  If you think your child is seriously depressed, do not panic. Professional help is available for both your child and yourself. Talk to your child’s school to find out if any teachers have also noticed changes in behavior

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Signs that Your Child Is Suffering From Depression

ADESUA IYOYOJIE Depression is the persistent feeling of sadness and it do not only occur in adulthood, many times it occurs in childhood. Children feel depressed too, and they exhibit a certain kind of behavior that cannot be neglected. The causes

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Mom-Of-1 And Wife Of Nollywood Actor, IK Ogbonna, Sonia Morales Demystifies Depression And It Is Spot-On

Quite a good number of celebrities have spoken about battling with depression and how they dealt with it. Now, the essence of sharing all of their stories is for you to understand that you are not alone. And that, you

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Banky W And Ubi Franklin Lend Their Voices To The Subject, “Depression & Suicidal Thoughts” Sharing From Their Personal Encounters

Someone says, “Suicide doesn’t take away the pains, it gives it to someone else.” Nigerian Singer, Olubankole Wellington, popularly known as Banky W along with the founder & CEO of the record label, Triple MG, Ubi Franklin have spoken out

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Nigerian A-List Singer And Mom-Of-1, Waje Unravels Depression In A Deeper Way And It Is Explicit

The word “Depression” doesn’t seem to be leaving our space anytime soon, and that is dispiriting. Nigerian A-list singer, Aituaje Iruobe popularly known as Waje has joined the discourse on depression. According to the Afro-pop/soul singer, most people sometimes confuse

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Touching Story of Destiny’s Child’s Michelle Williams’ Battle With Depression Casts a Spotlight on Mental Health

Destiny’s Child singer, Michelle Williams, says she has “sought help” for the good of her mental health. According to reports, the 37-year-old has voluntarily checked herself into a California mental health facility to seek help for her struggle with depression.

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Eye Opening: Could You Have Been Ignoring These Seemingly Minor Signs Of Depression?

Recently, the word ‘Depression’, its effect on people, and how to detect and manage it has been the subject of discussion on many platforms. This is coming on the heels of several news of suicide committed especially by people whom

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Ubi Franklin Reveals How Depression Pushed Him to the Brink of Suicide After His Son’s Birth

Tripple MG boss, Ubi Franklin has revealed that he suffered from depression shortly after his son with actress, Lilian Esoro was born and it almost ended his life. The cause of the depression suffered by the father of two could be connected

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Newly Wedded Mocheddah Reveals How She Suffered Depression For 4 Years

Nigerian singer, Mocheddah, who got married to her longtime boyfriend, Prince Bukunyi a few days ago, has narrated how she battled clinical depression for over 4 years via her Insta-story. Mocheddah decided to speak up following the recent deaths of popular

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Stella Damasus Reveals How the Loss of Her First Husband, Jaiye Aboderin, Took It’s Toll On Her Mental Health

Actress Stella Damasus in an Instagram live chat yesterday, reveal how the death of her first husband Jaiye Aboderin, took it’s toll on her mental health. According to Damasus, who is now happily married to movie director and actress, Doris Simeon’s

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Found Dead At Home, Kate Spade’s Suicide Note to Daughter Is Heartbreaking

On Tuesday, Kate Spade, the designer who built a billion-dollar brand of luxury handbags and accessories, was found dead in her Park Avenue apartment in Manhattan. She was 55. New York Police Department officials said that police received a call

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Dear MIMsters: I’m Married But Lonely and Terribly Depressed and Here’s Why

So a little background: I came from the US to Nigeria to live in 2011. I met my husband and we got married the following year. We have two children. Truth is, I am not happy here. I terribly miss

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Dear MIMsters: I’m Losing it and My Mother is Responsible for my Unhappiness

I’m LOSING IT and my mum is responsible for my unhappiness. I got married a year ago, but still looking up to God for the fruit of the womb. The problem is the way my mum is handling it makes

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Who Can Relate With Toke Makinwa’s Struggle With Depression and Feelings of Unworthiness?

In a lengthy post on her Instagram page, Toke Makinwa talked about her struggles with the depression and feelings of unworthiness. She also revealed she had a surgery which became the game changer. Sharing a video, the vlogger said is a true

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Celebrity Dad, Owen Gee Story of His Personal Battle With Depression Will Inspire You

To the world, Comedian and TV personality, Owen Gee, known more for his skits, is a happy man. But as they say, all that glitters is not gold. While speaking at a new initiative, Live and Not Die, an initiative charged

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What You Need to Know About Postpartum Depression

OGBUGOH JOY The feeling of being a mother comes with excitement and a lot of anticipation. The woman is full of joy and eager to raise her child. She has planned all the exciting and sweet thing she wants to

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Dear Mimsters: My Marriage is an Ordeal and My Husband is Depressing. How Do I Win?

Hello everyone, my heart is heavy and full of pain, but I will try to summarize my ordeal. My husband and I have been married for two years; we are blessed with one child, a girl. She is 11 months

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Omoni Oboli Goes Motivational With Her Post on Depression

Omoni Oboli who has been on our radar lately for showing off her sons’ cooking skills and urging other mums to following in her path never runs out of motivating and inspiring people. In yet another motivational post, the alluring mother

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Ubi Franklin Shares His Gripping Experience With Depression & Suicidal Thoughts

CEO of Made Men Music Group and father one, Ubi Franklin, recently took to Instagram to share his personal story about battling depression and suicidal thoughts. He says he decided to share the testimony to encourage others going through the same experience. Following

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“I didn’t plan for a broken home…” – Toyin Abraham Opens Up on her Failed Marriage with Adeniyi Johnson

Nollywood actress/producer, Toyin Aimakhu (now Toyin Abraham) has come to speak about her failed marriage with actor, Adeniyi Johnson which crashed in 2015, her drug use and battle with depression. In an interview with Broadway TV, the 32-year-old diva whose latest

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Depressed UNIZIK Graduate Apologises to Mom as he Takes to Facebook to Make Suicidal Posts

A graduate of Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UNIZIK), Opikason Thankgod (pictured above) has vowed he will commit suicide and also begged his mother to bear with him. The Owerri-born young man who resides in Awka took to his Facebook page to make

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8 Ways to Fight Depression

Depression drains your energy, hope, and drive. It empties your soul and strips it of the energy to see anything good or beautiful around you, which in-turn, makes it difficult to carry out your daily activities. Overcoming depression isn’t easy, but

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