Dr Eno Kufre, a Psychiatrist with a Private Psychiatrist centre in Gwagwalada on Monday, said that depression was the major cause of premature death.
WHO says that for individuals with severe depression, it was common to think about suicide and they need support and encouragement from people around them to enable them heal at that moment.
According to the survey on suicide by the General Prosecutor’s Office of Mongolia, 84 per cent of the suicides were male.
In her latest monthly YouTube video message, entitled: “Why end life that is not yours,” the award-winning author advised those at risk not to succumb to the urges despite challenging circumstances
The command’s spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement on Sunday in Enugu that the incident happened on February 21 at about 7 a.m.
Local police official, Ramana Murty, said that the tragic incident took place in remote Kondapur village near Huzurabad town of Telangana’s Karimnagar district late Sunday night.
The thought of committing suicide had often crossed my mind, not once, not twice, and not even thrice! There was an occasion I had summoned courage to do the needful and put an end to what I perceived then as the cruel, unfair and pathetic…
It took the intervention of the Lagos State Emergency Management Authority and the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps to bring him down
In a statement signed by its Public Relations Officer, Ebere Amarizu, the command said that the deceased, identified as Tobechukwu Okeke, was a final year student of Agriculture Economics and a native of Awgu in Enugu State
Police said that the women met in a camping ground near the small town of Voehl in the state of Hessen
The relationship between Emmanuel and Esther was said to be "stronger than death" until a misunderstanding, which lasted till midnight, allegedly broke out between them