Archive for: Mental Illness

Stating your opinion & 6 other things you should NEVER feel guilty about

Stating your opinion & 6 other things you should NEVER feel guilty about

by Holly Cooper If you think you look smokin’ hot in that outfit, wear it as much as possible! If you look in the mirror and love what you see, then that is one of the most treasured, wonderful...

 

Opinion: Clara Chime scandal – It’s governor’s wife in Government House, so what’s the problem?

Opinion: Clara Chime scandal – It’s governor’s wife in Government House, so what’s the problem?

by Josef Omorotionmwan It will be unfair to totally ignore the dilemma of Governor Chime. We are possibly looking at a mental case. What does a man do if his wife has gone totally berserk? How...

 

SHOCKING: Man, 24, arrested for butchering his mother to death in Bayelsa

SHOCKING: Man, 24, arrested for butchering his mother to death in Bayelsa

by ‘Jola Sotubo A 24-year-old man has been arrested in Bayelsa on suspicion of murdering his 67-year-old mother. The suspect, identified simply as Godsgift, is said to have butchered his...

 

A tale like no other: 7 members of the same family struck with (mysterious) mental illness

A tale like no other: 7 members of the same family struck with (mysterious) mental illness

For the family of Mr Ogbonnaya Ani in Umuose Urobo, Uburu, Ohaozara Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, life can’t be more cruel to seven members of the household now afflicted with madness...

 

BIZARRE: Undergraduate ‘runs mad’ after buying loaf of bread in Oyo

BIZARRE: Undergraduate ‘runs mad’ after buying loaf of bread in Oyo

by ‘Jola Sotubo Commotion erupted at the Eleyele area of Ibadan on Wednesday after a young man who seemed perfectly normal suddenly began to act strange. The young man, reported to be...

 

Islamic radicals could soon be ‘cured’ by science, leading neurologist claims

A leading academic has claimed that religious  fundamentalism could soon be treated in  the same way as mental illness. Kathleen Taylor, a science author and  research scientist at the University...

 

Man arrested for having sex with a horse for 7 months (WATCH)

Man arrested for having sex with a horse for 7 months (WATCH)

Tony Hall-Rivas Photo: Your Jewish News A man was arrested after he was caught with his pants down in his neighbour’s barn. A horse owner saw a man, who was later identified as 47-year-old...

 

“Jordan Ministries is an occult, almost all women there are divorced” – Mother of mentally ill member alleges [DETAILS]

“Jordan Ministries is an occult, almost all women there are divorced” – Mother of mentally ill member alleges [DETAILS]

by Chi Ibe Ndiomu Lagos State police are investigating a case  in which an elderly woman, Florence Omotehinwa checked her unwilling 40-year-old daughter, Toyin Ndiomu, into a psychiatric...

 

Adebola Rayo: On dealing with mental illness (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Adebola Rayo: On dealing with mental illness (30 Days, 30 Voices)

  imagine that in a better society, I would have been diagnosed as a teenager. Nigeria needs to get to a point where mental illness is not a stigma; it starts with the individual For over...

 

#MentalIllness: No one can ‘choose’ to be mentally ill, and it has no regard for social status, tribe

#MentalIllness: No one can ‘choose’ to be mentally ill, and it has no regard for social status, tribe

by Rachel Ogbu There is no simple answer to the question: what causes mental illness as there are lots of reasons why someone might develop it. They might inherit it from their family, it might...