Tag: Mental Health

Codeine Ban Reveals Lagos Govt’s Strategy For Mental Health

The Lagos State Government on Friday announced comprehensive plans to address the

UCH records 1,680 mental health cases in 1 year

Prof.  Olayinka Omigbodun, a Consultant Psychiatrist and Head of  Child and Adolescent 

Nigerian NGO wins 2017 Nelson Mandela-Graça Michel Award in mental health

Mentally Aware Nigeria Initiative (MANI), a non-governmental organisation, has won the 2017

Pressure can push doctors into depression – psychiatrist

Family issues, relationship problems, job demands and public expectations can put much

Anorexic Girl Who Committed Suicide Leaves Devastating Note

A teenage girl who suffered from anorexia killed herself just days after

Nigerian Doctor claims one in every four Nigerians have mental disorder

One in every four Nigerian is living with one form of mental

Kanye West Needs Mental Health Counseling, Songwriting Partner Reveals

Kanye West’s longtime songwriting partner Rhymefest, who has worked on songs including

Mental Health Patients are Subjected to Undignified Treatment in Africa – WHO

The World Health Organisation has estimated that one in six Africans suffer

Who Gave Them The Guns? – Soyombo Ayomikun

In this piece, Dr Soyombo Ayomikun highlights the importance of psychiatric evaluation