The death of the young Nigerian man who reportedly committed suicide has triggered a series of reactions on Twitter.
Dele was earlier today reported dead after he was declared missing some few days ago.
According to reports, his last known location was the Lagos 3rd Mainland bridge which made many speculate he ended his life in the Lagoon.
In a suicidal note he dropped on social media, Dele Bamidele revealed that he had been struggling with depression for 7 years and he decided to take the decision of ending of ending his life so he could be at peace.
He is currently trending on Twitter with many users on the platform giving their thoughts on depression and why Nigerians should be aware of their mental health and also try to open up to other when they are going through troubled times.
Dele is described by his friends as a Digital Strategist who was an expert at his job and had the dream to cause a lot of change in the industry.
Society has made 90% of the male child bottle up emotions/feelings and this is one of the major reason of suicide.
When a man speaks up, society sees him as a weakling and this leads to depression????— Your Online Boyfriend???????? (@bright___r) January 13, 2021
Men should learn to speak up & stop being silent. Rip Dele
We should also try to reach out to friends and family often. Most people get scared of speaking up. Some people need that listening ear. At the end, let love lead ??— Your Online Boyfriend???????? (@bright___r) January 13, 2021
Those words from Dele hit me hard, We don't pay attention to mental health in this part of the world and it's disheartening.— Victor Babatunde (@vhic_tore) January 13, 2021
RIP Dele ????.
RIP DELE ... sad— Davido (@davido) January 13, 2021
One way to overcome depression is to talk about it, lay your burdens on a wise and loving person— Nincee (@nincee_) January 13, 2021
RIP Dele, I pray your family finds comfort soon
Depression is real and so many people facing a whole lot but DO NOT be sympathetic to suicide. SUICIDE IS WRONG!!— AdewalePresh (DJ Cuppy Future Husband) ? (@sarcasm_presh) January 13, 2021