President Buhari directs lockdown of Lagos, Ogun and FCT Abuja, NNPC declares fuel sufficiency
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Chelsea Manning hospitalized following attempted suicide in jail
The former military intelligence analyst has been in jail since May 2019 for refusing to testify before a grand jury investigating WikiLeaks. She was scheduled to appear in court in Alexandria, Virginia, this week.
At least 8 killed in suicide attack in southwest Pakistan
Images show the aftermath following a blast that left at least eight people, including two police officers, dead and several others wounded in a suicide blast in southwestern Pakistan. The suicide attack took place in the southwestern city of Quetta in Balochistan province, which remains rife with insurgent activity.
India: Why many young women commit suicide
India has a major problem around female suicide. Almost 40 percent of women who kill themselves globally live in India. This is much higher than the suicide rate for Indian men. A report published recently calls what’s going on in India a public health emergency.
How to stem rising cases of Suicide
In this segment, our analyst dissects the rising cases of suicide in the country. He also suggested possible ways of addressing the ugly trend in the country.
Group sensitizes the public against Suicide
A non governmental Organization in Lagos State has staged a walk to sensitise the public against the activities of committing suicide.
Suicide: My survival story - Louis
Suicide, the deliberate act of ending one’s life, is regarded as one of the leading causes of death in the world. While it is rampant among low and medium-income countries, the World Health Oganisation (WHO) said in a report that it is the second leading cause of death among people aged 19-26 globally in 2016. READ MORE: https://guardian.ng/life/world-suicide-prevention-day-survivors-tell-their-stories/
Survey reveals over 16,000 farmers committed suicide in north Indian state in 16 years
More than 16,000 farmers have committed suicide in India's northern Punjab state over the last 16 years, a survey conducted by three national universities revealed on Saturday (December 30).