Former YBNL signee and openly gay Nigerian Singer Temmie Ovwasa has called out Nigerians for contributing immensely in making her suffer numerous physical and mental health illnesses despite her young age.
Browsing: Mental Illness
Dakore Egbuson has opened up on how she battled with mental illness after the delivery of her daughter.
“In Nigeria, people with mental health conditions are often considered as being possessed by evil spirits or demons,” writes the nonprofit group Human Rights Watch, which is currently campaigning to convince leaders of African countries to end the practice of shackling mentally ill people. “In some camps, people are chained to trees, where they would bathe, defecate, urinate, eat, and sleep, some for years.”