Depression series: Real House-helps of Kawangware actress reveals her battle with mental health

Real Househelps of Kawangware actress Njeri Gachomba has shared that she has been fighting depression for sometime now.

The mother of one first shared her experience with depression when she broke up with her baby daddy two years ago. She opened up about her experience in a Q and A session where she said she has been struggling with mental illness.

“You know, depressed people are advised to talk about their issues but it’s never that easy for me because I hate talking about my problems,” Njambi said.

She went on to say that many people choose to stay silent because people don’t understand it’s a disease.

“No one will ever understand the pain you are in and that is why I just prefer to lock myself in my bedroom and pray rather than talk to someone.” she confessed. 


It is so hard because once you are stressed by a small issue, you go back to square one. I just listen to music, cry a lot and I mean a lot. Sometimes I hate the attention and there is so much pressure from everyone.”


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