Tag Archives: Nigeria

Team Syntax Technovation Demo Video

We are Team Syntax from Lagos Nigeria, participating in the Technovation competition 2019! Our solution is an application designed to bridge the gap between medical treatment and the need for emotional support for people experiencing mental and emotional health disorders, particularly Depression, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder(PTSD) and Dementia…. it is called NotAlone®… Here is how… Read More »

Team Syntax Technovation Pitch Video

We are Team Syntax from Lagos Nigeria, participating in the Technovation competition 2019! Our solution is an application designed to bridge the gap between medical treatment and the need for emotional support for people experiencing mental and emotional health disorders, particularly Depression, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder(PTSD) and Dementia…. it is called NotAlone® Source: Youtube

Nigerian woman tackles mental health stigma

A Nigerian woman is leading the fight against stigma associated with mental health. Hauwa Ojeifo was diagnosed with Bipolar and post-traumatic stress in 2015. She has not allowed it to bring her down. Instead, she is using her experience to raise awareness on mental illness — in a country where 30 percent of the population… Read More »

INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR ELIMINATION OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

A sense of inbalance, disconnect, and/or numbness are some symptoms that follows Post Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) often experienced by women who suffer violence. As the world continues to marks that the Int’l Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, we are being joined by our in-house correspondent, Mary Chinda, who has followed the… Read More »