Tag: children

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Edwin OkoloOctober 29, 2019

Just a reminder: Children cannot consent to sexual activity

When we have conversations about rape culture, we do so to dismantle the deeply ingrained belief systems that enable sexual ...

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tosin adesinaJuly 3, 2018

#BreakTheCycle: Project Alert raises awareness about the effect of domestic violence on children

On May 21, 2016, the Sun Newspapers published a report on domestic violence and its effect where they narrated the ...

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tosin adesinaMarch 8, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Dear Yusuf Buhari, that billboard is not from Nigerian children

“Highly reclusive”, “abhors publicity” are some of the phrases that have been used to describe Yusuf Buhari. Seemingly averse to ...

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SponsorDecember 7, 2017

Reckitt Benckiser, Save The Children collaborate with Lagos State Govt to flag off Rotavirus vaccine administration

For the first time in the history of the Nigerian health system, children less than five years will receive rotavirus ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 29, 2017

Ayokunle Odekunle: A letter to my unborn child on my birthday

by Ayokunle Odekunle   And if you ask me to Daddy’s gonna buy you a mockingbird I’mma give you the ...

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EditorNovember 7, 2017

[The Activism Blog] Obese children are Africa’s silent epidemic, what are we doing about it?

The world health Organization in its recent global nutrition report states that a quarter of the world’s 41 million overweight ...

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AzeezOctober 24, 2017

UNESCO says 264m children are out of school worldwide

The United Nations culture and education agency (UNESCO) on Tuesday said about 264 million school-age children and young people worldwide were not ...

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ToluSeptember 30, 2017

#Impact365: The Dorcas Cancer Foundation is fighting cancer one child at a time

Nothing kills a child’s dream like the daily burden of checking in and out of hospitals seeking cure for an ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 21, 2017

[Opinion] Our depraved society: Who’s looking out for our children?

by Tony Ogunlowo A few days ago a rather chilling and disturbing video emerged, online, of a young teenage girl ...

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ToluSeptember 15, 2017

#Impact365: How Zaynab Kassim of CASAF is restoring hope to children and teenagers in IDP camps

In this interview with YNaija’s Impact365, Zaynab Kassim lets us in on her childhood, the core values with which she ...

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AzeezAugust 23, 2017

Boko Haram has used 83 children as suicide bombers this year – UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday said 83 children have been used as suicide bombers in the Northeast ...

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Op-ed EditorJuly 31, 2017

Opinion: This is what the ‘King of Witches’ has been doing with children

 by Afeso Albert Akanbi I think it is time for the government to step in, not in words but through ...

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AzeezJuly 24, 2017

I wish I learnt carpentry while growing up – Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said he wished he had learnt carpentry. Osinbajo said this while speaking on the sideline ...

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ToluJuly 20, 2017

#Impact365: Two millenials set up Potter’s Children Global Foundation to cater to orphans and underprivileged children

In a society filled with children and young adults who are facing neglect and abandonment, there can never be too ...

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Oluwatosin AdeshokanJuly 17, 2017

LONGREAD: How marital conflicts affects a child’s education

Usually, people confuse education with schooling. When the word ‘Education’ comes to mind, people instantly visualise schools, universities and colleges. ...

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SponsorJuly 14, 2017

Peak 456 supports kids’ development with talent hunt show | Call for entries

Do you have talented kids? Would you like them to showcase their talents on a prestigious platform? Then you should ...

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AzeezJuly 11, 2017

Malnutrition ‘kills 240 displaced children’ in Borno

Humanitarian aid group, Doctors Without Border has said a total of 240 displaced children have died of malnutrition in Borno ...

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AzeezJuly 8, 2017

Gov Amosun’s son weds Abike Dabiri’s daughter in Abeokuta (PHOTOS)

The son of Ogun state governor, Ibikunle Amosun and daughter of the SSA to the President on Foreign Affairs and ...

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ToluJune 20, 2017

#Impact365: Oladiran Olusegun Adebutu Foundation is invested in giving hope and relief to vulnerable Nigerians

Olusegun Adebutu is a philanthropist and advocate for women with special needs. He is the founder of the Oladiran Olusegun ...

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ItunuoluwaJune 19, 2017

10 tips on how to be an awesome 21st century dad

So, it was Father’s Day yesterday, the only one on the world calendar just so you know. Chill out,  this ...

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EditorJune 12, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog]: Amber Rose isn’t here to raise your children, and you have no say in how she raises hers

Amber Rose is yet again in the news. For the same reason, she is often in the news, she dares ...

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AzeezJune 11, 2017

10 million out-of-school Nigerian children may become suicide bombers – Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki has said over 10 million children being out of school in the country is alarming. Saraki ...

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ToluMay 30, 2017

#Impact365: Bales of Mercy Orphanage takes in abandoned and vulnerable children and encourages adoption

In April 2017, it was reported that the Lagos state government rescued 290 abandoned children in one year. This number ...

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AzeezMay 20, 2017

How I attempted to defraud Buhari’s children – Suspect

by Azeez Adeniyi Charles Abam, a former police sergeant has been arrested by the police for attempting to defraud the ...

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Op-ed EditorMay 18, 2017

Opinion: 10 ways parents misunderstand their kids

by Oluranti Fatoye We expect children to be able to do things before they are ready. We ask an infant ...

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ToluMay 17, 2017

#Impact365: “We must fight to ensure that our children have better, do better” – Uwa Elderson Echiejile

Nigeria is a great nation with many talented people. Unfortunately, the extreme poverty in some parts of the country has ...

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ItunuoluwaMay 3, 2017

“I’ve thrown work-life balance out of the window” | Ivanka Trump puffs up some more

by Itunuoluwa Adebo First daughter of the US President , Ivanka Trump is a pretty dynamic woman. In addition to ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 23, 2017

Biafra: Children stage protest against secret trial of Nnamdi Kanu

by Dolapo Adelana The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) says it would continue to engage the use of children in ...

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Op-ed EditorApril 22, 2017

Opinion: Child raising -The sole responsibility of the parents or the school?

by Mope Fasakin Raising children to be good members of the society involves a systematic, time demanding investment of a ...

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AzeezApril 12, 2017

Boko Haram has used over 117 children as suicide bombers – UNICEF

by Azeez Adeniyi The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said terrorist group, Boko Haram has used 117 children for ...

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