In a devastating incident in Ikorodu, Lagos, a 32-year-old marketing staff at a local bank, Amarachi Ugochukwu, was found dead in the staff’s toilet on January 8, leaving colleagues in shock.....CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE>>>

The tragic event highlights the harsh reality of mental health challenges faced by individuals in Nigeria, a country with high depression rates, as indicated by the World Health Organization. According to reports, Ugochukwu left a note detailing her struggles and attributing her decision to end her life to the challenging economic conditions.

In her heart-wrenching note, she expressed, “Nothing is working in my life. The economy is getting harder. My decisions are wrong. My mind is messed up. I see extreme hardship. I can’t bear the pain anymore.” Ugochukwu went on to apologize to her family members and pleaded with God for mercy.

The incident occurred within the bank’s premises, shaking her colleagues and prompting discussions about the importance of mental health awareness and support in the workplace.

As Nigeria contends with one of the highest self-harm rates in Africa, Amarachi Ugochukwu’s tragic end serves as a poignant reminder of the urgent need to address mental health issues and foster a compassionate society…CONTINUE READING>>

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