Category Raising & Training

Love & Hip-Hop Star, Alexis Sky Shares On Loving Her Daughter, Alaiya, Despite Her Disability

Love & Hip-hop television star and mum, Alexis Sky took to Instagram to speak about being a mother to a special needs child. The American reality TV personality has a daughter who she says is fathered by rapper Fetty Wap.

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Serena Williams’ Shout Out To Working Mums In New Post Is So On Point

Tennis champion and mum-of-one, Serena Williams shared a new photo of herself cradling her sleeping daughter as she opened up about how hard it is balancing motherhood with a career. She cheered mums who hold regular jobs and still give

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Emir Sanusi Does Not Spare Deadbeat Fathers In His Latest Speech

Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi has called for the arrest of deadbeat fathers in the Northern part of Nigeria, those who send out their children as Al-majiris. Speaking at a conference organized by the Future Assured Initiative, a non-governmental organisation

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Davido’s Baby Mama, Sophia Momodu Pens Thoughtful Note To Young Mothers

Single mum, Sophia Momodu, has written a thoughtful post to other young mothers and she’s asking them to prioritize self love and to thrive despite the African culture and traditions which she says are unique but can also be very

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Celebrity Dad, Nick Cannon Talks Candidly On Selfless Parenting

American actor and dad, Nicholas Scott Cannon, more commonly known as Nick Cannon has shared that he has given up on marriage following his divorce from singer Mariah Carey, years ago. He, however, feels very strongly about parenting and shared

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How Toddlers Develop Empathy: The Role Of A Father and A Mother

The development of empathy in toddlers is important for children’s later social development in children – greater empathy in toddlerhood is linked to later popularity, friendship quality and social competence. A new study helps us understand the role that mothers

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Why You Shouldn’t Leave The Task Of Educating Your Child Entirely To Their Teachers

The Principal of United Junior Secondary School, Agugu, Ibadan, Mrs/ Christiana Oduola, has urged parents to be alive to their responsibility of raising and educating their children, since learning goes beyond what is taught within the four walls of a

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Nigerian Doctor, Afolabi Odunsi Explains Why Boys Outperform Girls In Mathematics

A medical doctor, Afolabi Odunsi, has given reasons why boys do better in mathematics and sciences than their girl counterparts and he believes the scale can be balanced with the effort of teachers. Odunsi, who was the guest speaker at

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New Dad, Ronnie Dunston Says How He Views His Wife Has Completely Changed After He Was Left Alone With Their Baby For A Few Hours

A new father has vowed to never underrate what his wife endures as a mother after his experience while caring for their daughter alone for a few hours. Ronnie Dunston said he always thought his wife was overreacting whenever she

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Actress/Mum-Of-Three, Victoria Inyama Lists Reasons Why She No Longer Takes Her Children To Church

Nigeria-born actress, Victoria Inyama, presently residing in London, United Kingdom, has said she has stopped taking her kids to church and that she has good reason for doing so. In an Instagram post, the mum-of-three said her decision causes her

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Nigerian Mum, Farida Kabir Narrates Why Her Son Now Hides His Homework From Her and It’s Hilarious

A Nigerian mum, Farida Kabir took to Twitter to narrate how her son reacted when he got less than an average score on the English homework she helped him with. Taking to her Twitter handle, @reedahkh, the mum said she

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How Parent To Child Reading Helps To Mutually Improve Cognitive & Social Development By Family Life Blogger, Duncan Fisher

After years of passionate work in the child and family sector, family life and child blogger, Duncan Fisher co-founded his blog, working with professionals and researchers with the aim to improve child welfare and aid parenting. In a recent blog

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Actor/Break The Silence Convener, Yomi Fabiyi Gives Parenting Tips That Should Help Check Violence In Children

The president of Break The Silence Foundation, actor Yomi Fabiyi, has given an advice concerning domestic violence and why children must be shielded from such realities. While acknowledging that women in Nigeria are not adequately protected nor are their rights

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Inspirational: Grandma, Linda Herring Who Fostered Over 600 Kids & Never Turned Any Child Away Gets Honoured By Her Community

Raising one child is no mean feat, raising more than one child takes even a greater toll but what about raising 600 different children that do not belong to you; loving and caring for them equally, and never turning back

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Gospel Artiste, Olive Praise Highlights Ways In Which Mothers May Be Unknowingly Sexualising Their Daughters

A Nigerian gospel musician, Olive Praise has cautioned parents, particularly, mothers against sexualizing their daughters. The artiste shared that by putting certain kinds of clothes on female children and other practices meant for adults, parents are actively exposing children to

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Driven By His Love For His Children, Nigerian Doctor, Anenya Ushakuma Outlines How His Wife Must Be Treated If She Ever Kills Him

A Nigerian doctor, identified as Anenya Ushakuma Michael, has in his reaction to the news given word of how he expects the law to handle the situation if he ever suffered a fate similar to Bilyamin’s. Reactions continue to trail

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Single Mum, Sandra Iheuwa Debates Celebrity Mum, Toyin Lawani’s Stance On Blocking Men From Getting Access To Their Kids When a Relationship Turns Sour

Sandra Iheuwa, the alleged fourth baby mama of music executive, Ubi Franklin has reacted to Toyin Lawani’s Instagram post calling on women and especially single mums to desist from the habit of hoarding their shared kids away from their estranged

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How The Culture Of Polygamy In Northern Nigeria Is Making Children In The Region Vulnerable | Emir Of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Explains

The idea of polygamy may appeal to many men in Nigeria and beyond, but it is not the path for many who may be struggling to cater for their existing nuclear families. Again, the number of out-of-school children as well

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Nigerian Dad, Usman Shamaki Tells Reason Why A Stranger Cautioned Him Against Apologising To His Children And It Is Ignorant

A Nigerian dad has shared his disappointment after his encounter with a co-passenger on a train ride to the FCT. The dad, Usman Shamaki took to Twitter to recount how the stranger lectured him against apologising to his children because

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World’s First Transgender Doll Raises Serious Concerns Over The Preservation Of Children And Their Identities

The world’s first transgender doll has gone on sale in a toy shop in Russia sparking widespread concern for the future of children, their families and the world as a whole. Photos of the doll  – which features a penis

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Eye-opening Study: Progressive Gender Views Among Teen Boys Could Protect Against Violent Behaviours

A new research has found that teenage boys with more progressive views about gender are half as likely to engage in violent behaviors as their peers with rigid views about masculinity and gender. The research, which was published in the

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New Mum, @asherstuta Shares How Experiencing Motherhood Weaned Her Off Her Critical Judgment Of Mums Who Did Not Appear Stylish

A new mum who used to look at other mums and wonder why they “let themselves go” has disclosed how her own experience of motherhood recently put things in perspective for her. The beauty expert took to her Twitter handle

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”Trafficking In Persons’ To Form Part Of School Curriculum’ – Minister Of Education, Adamu Adamu

The menace of Trafficking in Persons (TIP) across the country has raised genuine concerns as the Federal Government and other stakeholders are seeking ways to curb the ill act. One of the ways, they are considering is mainstreaming issues of

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A School In Spain Teaches Household Chores To Boys As Part Of Initiative To End Gender Inequality

Ironing, sewing, and cooking are basic tasks that most people learn at home. But it’s totally different when a school offers it as an additional class, so that the students, particularly boys, build values in regards to gender equality and

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First Lady, Aisha Buhari Calls The Attention Of Parents To The Moral Upbringing Of Children

Aisha Buhari, wife of the president has challenged parents to take charge of their families by ensuring good moral upbringing of children so as to minimise crime in the society. Mrs Buhari gave the counsel on Monday when she hosted

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