Tag Archives: Suicide

Study Reveals More Young People, Especially Girls Are Attempting Suicide

A new study that shows adolescents are attempting suicide by overdose at increasing rates is further evidence that the pervasive public health problem needs more conversation and money, experts say. This is contained in the report, published recently in The Journal of Pediatrics, by researchers at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, and the Central…

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Top Model, Ajak Deng Breaks Down On Instagram, Narrates The Difficulties Of Being A Model

Top international model Ajak Deng is having a hard time coping with the modelling and fashion industry. The South Sudanese beauty took to her Insta-stories on Wednesday night to share how stressful life is modeling, expressing suicidal thoughts as she blamed her agency, IMG Models for the emotional abuse. “The people that work with you constantly tell…

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Nigerian Soldier Goes Rogue, Injures Four, Kills Colleague & Commits Suicide

A sergeant of the Nigerian Army, identified as Adegor Okpako went rogue. He attacked four of his colleagues, murdered another and commited suicide at the 192 Battalion in the Gwoza area of Borno State. According to PUNCH Metro, the incident occurred around 3pm on Wednesday, 19th of September, during what was referred to as in-theatre training…

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Student Of Anambra College Of Education Commits Suicide Over School Fees

A 29-year-old student of Nwafor-Orizu College of Education, Anambra State, Philip Chinedu, has reportedly committed suicide over alleged increase of tuition fee. According to Southern City News, the deceased, a 200 level student of the institution who lived off-campus, was found hanged on a ceiling fan in his room at about 8.40pm The incident caused…

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Final Year Student At Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Found Dead In His Room

    Louis Chigozirim Ihejirika who is a final year Agric student at Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia State, was found dead in his room after he had committed suicide by hanging. According to reports, the incident occurred, on Friday, 14th September, 2018 at his hostel, Snow lodge, Umuariaga. It was gathered that…

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Men Have A Much Higher Rate Of Dying Of Suicide – Chiamamanda Adichie

Award winning Nigerian Author and popular feminist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has revealed why Men have a higher rate of dying by suicide. She disclosed this in her speech on Wednesday, 12th of September at Hubspot’s Inbound Conference, Boston. She referred to the struggles an average and warned of the dangers of hearing only a single story…

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Glee Star Mark Salling Found Dead In Suspected Suicide

Former Glee actor Mark Salling has been found dead in a suspected suicide, weeks before he was due to be jailed over child pornography charges. Salling, 35, who played Noah “Puck” Puckerman in the hit US television series, was facing seven years in prison after pleading guilty to possessing images of children as young as three. Salling’s…

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