Lagos Government Warn Residents Against Suicide, Release Emergency Numbers

Lagos Government Warn Residents Against Suicide, Release Emergency Numbers
The Lagos state government has asked residents to approach health foundations for help while fighting with depression as opposed to commit suicide.

It further maintained that the economy ought not drive anybody to kill themselves, assuring that efforts were at that point initiated by governments to enhance way of life in the nation.

General Manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, Tiamiyu Adeshina, made the appeal during a sensitizing exercise in Ikorodu and Lagos Island on importance of the two toll free lines, 767 and 112 during emergency cases.

He stated: “I need to advise Nigerians, the economy might be a bit brutal, however individuals are still making it. Please let be courageous that we will make it. within this same awful financial atmosphere organizations are ascending, things are showing signs of improvement day by day.

“It is even scripturally wrong to kill oneself, no one claims that life, we are just custodian of that life in trust for God who deposited it our bodies.”

“It is no good thing for anyone to end his life, regardless of the condition you are experiencing, if you don’t mind converse with individuals, don’t allow (enable) depression to compel you into committing suicide. Converse with individuals, look for help, there is nothing to be embarrassed about,” Adeshina added.

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