The World Health Organization, in a statement to commemorate the World Suicide Prevention Day, 10th Sept 2018, noted that ” no fewer than 800,000 people commit suicide annually, the second leading cause of death among people between the ages of 15 and 29 in 2016.” It added, however, that “most occurred in low and middle-income countries, which accounted for almost four-fifths of global suicides in 2016.” In this article Richard Ugbe gives a rather troubling exposè on the growing rates of suicide in Nigeria, and in Obudu LGA!
” Creativity is the act of turning new and imaginative ideas into reality. Creativity is characterised by the ability to perceive the world in new ways, to find hidden patterns, to make connections between seemingly unrelated phenomena, and to generate solutions. Creativity involves two processes: thinking, then producing.” The question we shall attempt to answer then is: how can I be creative?
” Haven’t you wondered why your classmate who finished top of the class isn’t necessarily the happiest today? Haven’t you wondered why your colleague with the choicest and juiciest position isn’t the happiest in the ministry? Haven’t you also wondered why your girlfriend who married the most eligible and charming bachelor isn’t the happiest wife today? The question then is, how do people derive happiness?” Meet Isaac Shemang Msp, as he explains this!