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New Mum, Etinosa Idemudia Faults Flogging As A Form Of Punishment By Nigerian Parents And Guardians

Nollywood actress and new mom, Etinosa Idemudia has taken to social media to fault the popular system of punishment where children are flogged mercilessly. In a post shared on Instagram, the comedienne who welcomed a cute baby girl late last

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Here’s Some Learned Tips From Nigerian Parents, School Teachers And Counsellor On Helping A Child Who’s A Slow Learner

A slow learning child is a child that hits his developmental markers at a much slower rate than compared to his/her peers. It is commonly misunderstood that these children fail at learning or are merely ‘dumb’. The truth is that

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Understanding Ways To Handle A Clingy Child As 5 Nigerian Parents Narrate Their Experiences

As young children begin to learn about the world around them, they develop various personality traits and habits. While some children seem to become confident and independent from an early age, others remain clingy, seeking safety, protection, and reassurance from

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“That time when we had to take anything just to be called mothers is over” -Tonto Dikeh Writes In Thoughtful Mother’s Day Post 

Still in the spirit of celebrating mothers, famous Nigerian actress, Tonto Dikeh took to her Instagram page yesterday to celebrate all mothers on the occasion of this year’s Mother’s day. The glamorous mum of one particularly celebrated single mums who

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Sibling Rivalry: Are Your Kids Fighting More? See 7 Expert Tips To Help Them Get Along

Sibling rivalry in particular can be a challenge to deal with in normal times, but with many families spending more time together than ever because of the  pandemic and remote schooling, that can create even more tension in some sibling

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Iroko Boss And Dad-Of-3, Jason Njoku Stirs Controversy By Saying, “N4.6M School Fees Is Cheap”

The CEO of Iroko TV, Jason Njoku has stirred controversy on social media after bragging about his children school fees. This is coming after a concerned parent shared a photo of the provisional bill for a school in Epe, Lagos

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Journalist, Tope Delano Gives Chilling Accounts Of Her Abusive Marriage And How It Is Affecting Her Young Daughter … This Is Deep! 

Popular publicist and writer, Tope Delano has shared a touching story about the physical, emotional, and verbal abuse she allegedly suffered in her marriage and how it has affected her young daughter who now appears afraid of marriage. In a

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“I was an unwanted child” – Nigerian Crossdresser, James Brown Tells His Story

James Brown, popular Nigerian crossdresser has narrated a touching story about his childhood and upbringing, starting from his discovery that he was an unwanted child. James, popular for saying “they didn’t caught me”, explained that his mother’s sister wanted her

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Music Enthusiast, Abel, Shares The Sweet Note He Received From His Niece And It Is Every Bit Emotional!

A rather smart young girl has touched her relative’s heart after leaving him a sweet note. According to the Music Enthusiast who shared the letter on social media, his niece sent him the note for treating her like his own

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Raising Dysfunctional Men: Actor, Ogbolor Shares Simple Tips For Dads Who Want To Get It Right

‘Fail as a father to raise your son, you raise another failed man in the society’… Nollywood actor Uba Michael popularly known as Ogbolor has urged fathers, men in general to do better in raising kings in their sons. Taking

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NCC Releases Guide On How To Keep Your Kids Safe On The Internet

The internet is the go-to spot for almost anything nowadays. Many homes can be said to have at least one internet-enabled device, hence the need for internet safety. It is not in question that the internet contains reliable and useful

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How You Treat The Mother Of Your Children Has Far-reaching Outcomes For Them Study Finds

A study has revealed that how a father acts towards the mother of his children affects them long term. In an ideal world, every family will resemble something from a Hallmark card and the parents would be perfect. However, sometimes

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Nigerian Parents, Experts Examine The Essential Life Skills Kids Should Have Beyond Formal Education

As parents, you undoubtedly love your child and want the best for them. But sometimes in giving them the best, we tend to pamper them too much and  unknowingly shield them from the chance to learn important life skills. Beyond formal

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Experts Roll Out 10 Tips To Help Grow Children’s Self-confident | A Mom, Kunmi Lolade’s Story Is Instructional For All Parents

Kunmi Lolade could not avoid crying sometime in 2019 when she discovered she had been the cause of her 7-year-old daughter’s low self-confidence at school and elsewhere. According to her, the girl’s teacher at school had always wondered why she

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Family Life Coach And Mom, Kemi Oyedepo Sends Words Of Caution To Parents Who Are In The Habit Of Doing This: If that’s how you were raised, change it’

Children will often get on their parents or caregivers nerves, that’s what they do. They will defy you, make silly decisions that will infuriate you, but you must hold back your tongue. It is important to separate that silly act

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Billionaire CEO, Warren Buffett Offers 6 Tricks For Teaching Kids About Money

With all of his big business deals and philanthropic work, you’d think that billionaire CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett wouldn’t have time to teach the next generation of investors. Not so. In 2011, the “Oracle of Omaha” helped create

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Getting Your Kids To Sleep When They’re Excited About The Holiday, Experts Give Tips

It’s a day after Christmas and 6 days to New year and all through the house, not a creature is stirring… except for your wide-awake kids who are super-jazzed for the festive period. How the heck do you maintain routines

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Commissioner For Education, Folasade Adefisayo Speaks On The Gains Of Writing Competitions For Students

The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, has advised students to stay focused in their academic pursuits. The Commissioner added that the essay competition would enable the students to be confident, boost their oratory skills and have in-depth

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Corps Member, Iyanuoluwa, Moves Hearts In Video Cheering Her Mother Who Single-handedly Raised Her | Must Watch Video

Making sacrifices to see your child in a better place in life is not new to many parents but what is truly special is raising a child who acknowledges those efforts and seeks to return the kindness of their parents.

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Six Things A Child Psychologist And Family Therapist Want Parents To Stop Saying To Their Sons

Raising the boy child in the modern era can feel like a major challenge. Evidence suggests that this is actually true. Young men are struggling behaviorally, academically and emotionally.This can largely be traced back to the “traditional” way boys have

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Should Parents Intervene When Siblings Fight? See What Experts Have To Say

While many kids are lucky enough to become the best of friends with their siblings, it’s common for brothers and sisters to fight. It’s also common for them to swing back and forth between adoring and detesting one other. Often,

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Corona Schools CEO, Adeyoyin Adesina Shares On This One Effective Tool For Teaching Students Multiple Life Skills

The Chief Executive Officer, Corona Schools’ Trust Council, Mrs Adeyoyin Adesina, has said teaching children about teamwork and how to handle defeat will help them to develop excellent soft skills. Adesina while speaking at the maiden virtual 2020 inter-schools quiz

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When Is It Normal For Kids To Start Having Body Odor And How Parents Can Help Them Handle It | Experts Answer

There’s nothing like the smell of body odor to remind parents their little boy or girl is growing up and approaching puberty. When kids start to smell differently, remember that it’s a normal part of growing up and that simple

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