OVER 2 MILLION PEOPLE IN LAGOS STATE HAVE MENTAL PROBLEMS

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Idris, has said that over 2 million people in Lagos State have one form of mental disorder. He said this as the people of Oto Awori Community in Ojo LGA were given a Psychiatric Home.
Well known mental disorders include Bipolar Disorders, various forms of schizophrenia, depression, anxiety neurosis, hypo-mania, obsessive compulsive disorder and psychopathy. The Federal Government of Nigeria has several psychiatric hospitals located in Lagos, Benin, Enugu among others

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