June 19, 2017

Should We Let Our Children Get Used To Fizzy Drinks?

Fizzy drinks or “soft drinks”  are popular in our society. Often, a mother will buy carbonated drinks for a child who is not well nourished, when the same money could be better used to buy two eggs (you can find different ways to introduce eggs into your children’s diet) or […]
May 27, 2017

Oyo State Targets 1.5m Children For Vitamin A Supplement

The Oyo State Government says it is targeting 1.5 million children who are under five years as beneficiaries of Vitamin A supplement during the forthcoming Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (MNCH) Week. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Azeez Adeduntan, made the disclosure on Saturday in Ibadan while giving an […]
May 27, 2017

The Effects Of Parents Not Getting Involved Have On Children

Since it is Children’s day, I think it is necessary to bring to fore the importance of a parent being really involved in his/her child’s life.  When it comes to parenting, it goes without saying that parents are the ones who influence children the most. In fact, it is the […]
May 27, 2017

25 Behavioural Changes That Shows Your Child Has Started Adolescence

Some things that seem “wrong” with your child can mark the onset of adolescence. Actually, it’s not hard to tell when your child starts adolescence Here are about 25 behaviour changes that commonly emerge between ages 9 and 13, that can signal the entry into adolescence. If your daughter or son is demonstrating at […]
May 9, 2017

500 Thousand Children Risk Death Over Delayed Passage of 2017 Budget

Five months into 2017, there is still no budget or funding for 2.5 million Severely Acute Malnourished (SAM) children in the country. And like in previous years, about 500,000 of them risk death before year-end, according to a recent report by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). At the moment, […]
April 26, 2017

App To Protect Children From Sexting

Parents will now be able to monitor if their children are sending or receiving inappropriate content on their mobile devices Technology has changed our lives for the better. Our access to smartphones especially has opened up a new world of information. However, despite the benefits, this firm of hyper-connectivity comes with […]
August 1, 2016

‘We are sexualising children’ -Nollwood veteran, Kanayo O. Kanayo

Veteran Nollywood actor, Kanayo.O. Kanayo shared a series of tweets in which he expressed his disapproval with the way kids are raised these days. He is of the opinion that little children are being sexualised when they are dressed by their parents in provocative clothing like booty shorts and halter […]
June 3, 2016

American Civil Liberties Union director quits after her kids got frightened by transgenders in bathroom

The American Civil Liberties Union ACLU is known “to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed to every person in this country by the Constitution and laws of the United States.” They have been at the forefront of pushing for transgender bathroom laws to be enforced, allowing people […]