September 13, 2016

Quote of the day: Difference between madness and mentally ill

August 27, 2016

Welcome to Nigeria — the country where being honest with your doctor can lead you to be pilloried, arrested and even killed

This is a perception of Nigerians in the gay community, how is reporting it: It’s the sacred bond between patient and doctor where you can be honest about your health and life. Yet, in Nigeria, the privacy of some patients is routinely ignored leading them into grave danger. It’s […]
August 19, 2016

How chronic stress affects your brain

Stress seems to be a norm in Nigeria and probably the world at large. If you haven’t ever been stressed you are most likely not on earth. No, honestly. Some people deal with traffic, some with light issues and water scarcity. Is it the stress of securing fuel or the […]
August 17, 2016

Diagnosed with a health condition and feel alone? Check out Pfizer’s support group

Being diagnosed with a health condition can often make you feel all by yourself. Do you want to connect with someone who understands what you’re going through to a large extent and who can provide firsthand advice for dealing with your diagnosis? Then consider joining a support group. Support groups […]
August 15, 2016

Australian woman to have IVF baby for her gay brother

A sister is about to donate her reproductive eggs to her brother so that he may have a child with his gay partner. The siblings Samuel and Bronte Leighton-Dore will each provide a piece of themselves to the child Samuel is planning to have with his long-term boyfriend, Bradley Tennant. […]
August 6, 2016

Man who rapes victims and drinks their blood mobbed and hospitalised in Kenya

This man is accused of raping his victims and drinking their blood. Geoffrey Matheri alias Fongo was attacked and seriously injured by a mob on Monday in Rwanyambo village, Kinangop. Having been in custody for more than seven years over murder cases that have since been thrown out, he was […]
August 5, 2016

Rapists to be subjected to psychiatric tests in Lagos

Due to the increasing cases of rape and other domestic violence issues around Nigeria, the Lagos State Government on August 4, announced its concerns saying; “There is a need to subject perpetrators of the crimes to psychiatric test.” The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Oluranti Adebule, disclosed that cases […]
August 3, 2016

Man hangs himself and leaves suicide note in Ibadan

These suicide stories are so sad. A 48-year-old house owner on Tuesday hanged himself in Ibadan, leaving behind a three-page suicide note. The deceased, Popoola Adepoju, was found in his room dangling from a rope tied to a ceiling fan after his children returned from the errand he sent them. […]