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“Our children are our tomorrow. They think very fast!” Ronke Oshodi’s Message To Mums On What Their Kids Watch/See On Internet

Multi talented Yoruba actress Ibironke Ojo–Anthony aka Ronke Oshodi-Oke took to her Instagram page to share a video saying she isn’t happy with what she has been seeing online lately as it doesn’t promote our culture and also has a negative impact

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Nanny To The Rescue: How Can I Help My Kids Develop Healthy Eating Habits?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: My 5 and 3-year-olds love and prefer sugary treats which I must admit I contributed largely to. How can I start helping them develop healthy eating habits? Have routine

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7 Common Reasons Kids Lie & What To Do

Matthew Imerhion Did you know research shows that about 96% of all children lie frequently at home? Don’t be quick to think your child’s the worst of the lot or absolve him of this wrongdoing. Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker, an author,

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Learning Styles In Children & How To Help Your Child Learn Better

Bamidele Wale-Oshinowo Learning in children is the way they respond to environmental, social, emotional and physical stimuli to understand new information while learning style is the way they absorb information and mentally process it. The literature on learning styles varies

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10 Essential Nutrients Your Child Needs & Their Food Sources

Proper nourishment is crucial to children’s rapid growth and development. However, being mothers in a fast paced generation, we get so busy and find it convenient preparing foods with quick prep time, often with the same nutritional value, repeatedly. As

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“Every man should be in labour room with his wife.” Motivational Speaker, Lanre Olusola On Fatherhood

In a recent interview with Punch, motivational speaker and life coach, popularly called The Catalyst, Mr. Lanre Olusola reveals his first experience as a father and what it takes to be a real father. During the interview, the father of

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How Karma Caught Up With Mother-in-law Who Maltreated Her Son’s Wife

A lady has just shared an inspiring story of how a mother-in-law maltreated her son’s wife who was unable to bear children after six years of marriage and how her own daughter faced the same in her husband’s house. She

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Mark Zuckerberg And Wife Pledge $3bn To Help Scientists Wipe Out ALL Diseases

Billionaire Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg is one with a heart of gold. He has also proved he has a goal that’s even more ambitious than connecting the entire world to the Internet as he and his wife, Priscilla Chan, on Wednesday, pledged over

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‘I love children very much and I’m working on having mine pretty, pretty soon’ Actress Rita Dominic Reveals

In a Facebook chat with some of her fans, 41-year-old stunning Nollywood actress, Rita Dominic answered a lot of questions about her personal life, career and more. During the live chat, a Facebook user asked if she was in a relationship and

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“Parents, let your children taste alcohol” Catholic Priest Advises With These Reasons

An Ugandan Catholic priest of Lubaga Cathedral Parish, Kampala Archdiocese, has advised parents to allow their children taste a little alcohol in order to learn self-control. According to Uganda’s Daily Monitor, Rev Fr Stephen Sserunjogi made the remarks while celebrating mass

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FG, UNICEF And Partners Target 5 Million Children For Polio Immunization

Following the confirmation of two fresh cases of polio virus (read here) in Northeast Nigeria, Borno State, the Federal Ministry of Health supported by WHO, UNICEF and partners of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative have rolled out an emergency Polio immunization

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Polio Virus: Shock As Two New Cases Is Reported In Borno State

Nigeria’s progress towards attaining a polio-free status may have suffered a setback as reports of two fresh infections in Gwarzo and Jere Local Government Areas of Borno State, have emerged. According to reports, the new cases were recorded yesterday, August 10th.

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Nigerian Troops Rescue 38 Women And 42 Children From Boko Haram In Borno

At least 38 women and 42 children, who were held captive by Boko Haram terrorists, have been rescued by troops of the Nigerian Army in Garere Village, Borno State. The women and children, according to Vanguard, were held hostage for several

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Alert! Panic As Children Contract Rare Skin Disease In Kenyan

A deadly and rare skin disease attacking children in Kenya has left many in shock. Covering the bodies of the patients in scales, this disease put the lives of children in danger. The deadly disease, whose cause is yet to be

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“Don’t get too carried away” Actress, Opeyemi Advises Parents In View Of Long Holiday

Light skinned Nollywood mum of two, Opeyemi Aiyeola has taken her time to send a message to all parents and guardians as their children embark on the long holiday. According to the post she shared on her Instagram post, the actress advised

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5 Early Signs Your Child May Be Academically Gifted

Eyinade Eweje A lot of children have unique gifts or abilities which if spotted early and properly harnessed may take them places their parents never imagined. For some, it’s their exceptional academic ability. However, these children may fail to attain

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7 Simple Ways to Keep Your Child Entertained This Summer Holiday

The long holiday is here again! It doesn’t matter if you can’t plan a family vacation or spoil your child with exciting trips to dream fun spots home or abroad considering the economic recession. These simple ideas will keep your

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5 Common Reasons Children Misbehave & What To Do

Though children are quite a handful and tend to put up one draining misbehaviour or the other at random, noting these common underlying causes of misbehaviour will help you become a more effective parent. 1. Your child feels ignored and

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Ijeoma Amaechi Etikerentse: Life as a Mum to My Adorable Brood of 5

I’m a 36 year old mum of five. Coming from a small family of two girls, I knew I wanted at least three children and to adopt one or two more, but my last two babies proved smarter than birth

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So Heartwarming! 49 Year Old Wife Gives Birth to Twins After 14 Years of Childlessness

Today was a day of joy for Mr and Mrs Isang (pictured above), as they dedi‎cated their set of twins today at the Redeemed Christian Church of God in Festac. The dedication was extra special, as they were celebrating the birth

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8 Crucial Habits You Really Need to Help Your Kids Cultivate

Each day offers a fresh opportunity to push harder at helping your kids cultivate habits that will positively impact their overall life, both now and in the future. Though doing this can be overwhelming, you must realize it’s a lot

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5 Ways You Probably Didn’t Know Sugar Can Harm Your Child

Dolapo Marinho With our ever increasing knowledge of the effects of added sugar to our diets, many of us are doing all we can to avoid consuming too much of the sweet stuff.  Excess sugar can harm the body in

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#HappyChildrensDay: See How Bukola Saraki is Celebrating

In celebration of Children’s Day, Nigeria Senate President Bukola Saraki hosted some school children residing in Abuja in his office this morning as part of activities to celebrate the special day. The politician took to his twitter to post some

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Emir Of Kano Sanusi Condemns Child Marriage

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II is advocating a ban on child marriage. PremiumTimes, reports that the Emir suggested that a ban on marriage of women below 18 years should be implemented, claiming that most of the women suffering from reproductive

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Heartbreaking: Meet The Little Girl Diagnosed With Breast Cancer At Age 8

Chrissy Turner, 8,  had been diagnosed with breast cancer, a condition even most grown women would struggle to battle with. She was a little tomboy who loves playing Lego with her friends after school. According to Mirror, Chrissy’s parents both

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