Tag: parents

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tosin adesinaSeptember 12, 2018

Let’s talk about “Killer Parents” on Lagos Roads

One evening in July 2018, I almost lost my life. I was riding in a tricycle (keke napep) somewhere along ...

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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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AzeezSeptember 14, 2017

106 Chibok girls to begin school after meeting parents

Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Aisha Alhassan has said 106 Chibok girls will begin school in two weeks after ...

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EditorAugust 5, 2017

Gay minors: Parental failure or adventure gone bad?

by Alexander O. Onukwue Some groups have said that the persons arrested in a Lagos hotel for alleged acts of ...

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AzeezJuly 16, 2017

‘Parents of abducted Lagos pupils pay N31m ransom’

Parents of six abducted pupils of Lagos State Model College, Igbonla Epe have paid N31 million as ransom, Punch reports. ...

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ItunuoluwaJuly 7, 2017

Living with your parents? | How to know when it’s time to move out

The first thing that probably popped into your mind when you saw this headline is: ‘Rent! in this Buhari economy?’ ...

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AzeezJune 20, 2017

Lagos students kidnap: Govt is not talking to us, parents lament

Parents of the six abducted students of Lagos Model College, Igbonla have lamented that there have been no development on ...

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EditorJune 18, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog] Things are increasingly complicated for LGBT people looking to become parents

Science and changing societal expectations means that more LGBT people are coming out of the closet and pursuing what would ...

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AzeezJune 17, 2017

Kidnapped Lagos students: Kidnappers have stopped talking to us – Parents

Parents of the six children kidnapped at the Lagos State Model College, Igbonla, Epe have expressed fear over the kidnappers’ ...

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ItunuoluwaJune 7, 2017

[The Alausa Blog]: Parents of kidnapped school children stage protest at Ambode’s office

The parents of the kidnapped students of Lagos State Model College, Igbonla, Epe, held a protest at the office of ...

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AzeezMay 20, 2017

Just In: Tears flow as 82 Chibok girls reunite with their parents (WATCH)

by Azeez Adeniyi The parents of the 82 Chibok girls who were recently released by Boko Haram on Saturday met ...

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AzeezMay 20, 2017

Parents of released Chibok girls arrive Abuja (PHOTOS)

Parents of the 82 Chibok girls recently released by terrorist group, Boko Haram have arrived Abuja to reunite with their ...

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AzeezMay 20, 2017

‘Parents of released Chibok girls to arrive Abuja today’

by Azeez Adeniyi The parents of 82 Chibok girls recently released by terrorist group, Boko Haram Willa arrive Abuja today, ...

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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 15, 2017

#Impact365: “I watched parents throw out their pregnant teenage girls” | Dammy Opawole of iBuildAfrica Foundation opens up on the NGO

The girl child in Nigeria faces a myriad of challenges that require collective effort to provide relief to. There are ...

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AzeezMay 15, 2017

FG invites parents to meet freed Chibok girls

by Azeez Adeniyi The Federal Government has invited parents of the 82 released Chibok girls to Abuja to re-unite with ...

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AzeezMay 11, 2017

FG sends Chibok girls’ photos to parents

by Azeez Adeniyi The Federal Government said it has met with representatives of parents of the 82 rescued Chibok girls. ...

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ToluMay 5, 2017

“You owe your parents nothing, they will milk you dry” | Bisi Alimi advises young Nigerians

Gay rights activist, Bisi Alimi has never been the type to keep his opinion private and again, he has an ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 19, 2017

Osinbajo meets some parents of the abducted #ChibokGirls (PHOTOS)

by Dolapo Adelana Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo Wednesday evening met with a group of parents of some of the ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 3, 2017

FG warns parents to prevent their children from being recruited by ISIS

by Dolapo Adelana The Federal Government has urged parents and guardians to monitor the activities of their children and wards ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 10, 2016

FG threatens to withdraw children of parents who ‘tarnish’ image of Unity schools on social media

The Federal Ministry of Education has called on principals of Unity schools in the country to withdraw any child or ...

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ToluNovember 19, 2016

#Impact365: This NGO is passionate about children with Cerebral Palsy and cares for them for free

Cerebral Palsy is a neurological disorder that affects movement, muscle tone and posture caused by damage that occurs to the ...

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AzeezOctober 17, 2016

Ese Oruru’s parents want her out of police custody, lament absence from school

Parents of abducted 14-year-old girl, Ese Oruru who was abducted from Bayelsa to Kano and alleged forced into marriage has ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 12, 2016

Opinion: Yes, girls motivate me [Nigerian Voices]

by Joseph Abiagom I have a good command of Pidgin English, even though I am not as fluent as I ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 30, 2016

Opinion: Our roles in helping our children to greatness  

by Yemi Showunmi It is a great honour to welcome you all to this August occasion. Parents, Teachers, Guests, Visitors ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 9, 2016

NGOs using Chibok girls in the U.S. for tourism, money making – Minister

The federal government and parents of some Chibok schoolgirls who escaped captivity from Boko Haram terrorists have accused some Non-Governmental ...

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Mazi EmekaAugust 30, 2016

Opinion: Communal parenting

By Káyòdé Oyèró Whatever happened to the adage, “four eyes sire a child, thousands eyes train a child,” I don’t ...

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Mazi EmekaJune 14, 2016

Chibok parents yet to receive N30m donation from Aisha Buhari

Advocates of the missing Chibok girls are not being accountable to the parents of the girls as some people are ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoMay 30, 2016

Why Child Services cannot (yet) work in Nigeria

Wait a minute. Embrace your imagination for a moment. Break the bounds of reality and picture something different in your ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoMay 27, 2016

Opinion: Tomorrow, my son

By Kingsley Charles Dear son, I’ve slunk into your cubbyhole this midnight hour to whisper this confession to your ears ...

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