Mo’Cheddah is speaking out about her experience with depression.
The singer revealed via Instagram live on Saturday, June 9, 2018, that she battled with depression for four years.
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She went on to describe most of what she went through, assuring other victims that they would be fine while advising them to hang on to life.
Mo’Cheddah emphasized that most people who have never been depressed, especially Nigerians, would be unable to understand what it feels like.
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Mo’Cheddah joins a list of celebrities who have come out to reveal that they have been depressed at some point in their life.
5 celebrities who have battled depression
Whenever we see celebrities slay and look fabulous on the red carpet or photos we forget that sometimes these guys are human and go through a lot.
Some celebrities go through depression but most times don’t talk about it because it is believed due to societal beliefs and expectations.
In recent times, a few Nigerian celebrities have come out to say that they have battled depression.
We take a look at 5 celebrities who have battled depression at one time or the other.
1. Toyin Aimakhu
Toyin Aimakhu like most celebrities always appear happy and slay on the red carpet but back in 2017, the actress revealed that she was undergoing depression at some point. During an exclusive interview with Broadway TV, she spoke about her bout with depression and drug use. Revealing that her life has changed she said “I worked on the negativity around me. I tried to be positive and I had to deal with depression and drugs.“
2. Halima Abubakar
In the case of Halima Abubakar, she revealed that she was depressed for seven months over a failed relationship. According to the sexy actress, after her relationship collapsed, she didn’t handle it well, thereby leading to her having sleepless nights and constant migraine. She also revealed that at some point she couldn’t sleep for about two weeks. The depression got so bad that she had to be hospitalised.