Pulse Communities Podcast Listen, depression is a thing!

On this episode of the Pulse Communities Podcast, the team discussed the topical issues surrounding incidences of mental illness in Nigeria.

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Africa, and more specifically Nigeria, has long had a history of playing down, or not even acknowledging the nuances of depression and mental illness.

On January 3, 2017, 19-year old Verishima Unokyor's lifeless body was found by his brother dangling from the ceiling of their house, a tie around his neck. He had committed suicide.

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On this episode of the Pulse Communities Podcast, the team discussed the topical issues surrounding incidences of mental illness in Nigeria, the Nigerian response to it, and what should be done.