Nollywood actress, Yvonne Jegede is concerned with the rate at which individuals commit suicide nowadays due to depression.
The actress had taken to Instagram yesterday, Might 17, 2016 to atmosphere her thoughts.
She wrote, “Depressive disorders is an ailment we Africans take for granted. We presume when somebody cries out for help it is “attention seeking”. We don’t have to wait for someone to take their lives before we know they weren’t joking or looking for attention. People have issues that money or achievements can’t solve, sometimes it’s discovering peace. Whenever you feel you have no reason to live, some people pray to be in your position so that they can a minimum of be grateful. Don’t keep your troubles to yourself, speak to people around you, eg your guardian, spiritual leaders, more mature/skilled friends… The human mind is very tender and may be polluted by believed and voices that will drive one to do things another man will never be able to understand.”