Tag Paternity leave

Should Fathers Be Entitled to Paid Paternity Leave?

According to a new analysis by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), almost two-thirds of the world’s children under the age of one live in countries where fathers are not legally entitled to any paid paternity leave. UNICEF is now

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Are their Reasons Valid? Why Nigerian Lawmakers Rejected Bill on Paternity Leave

A bill seeking to legalise two-week paternity leave for male workers after their wives must have been delivered of babies has been rejected by the House of Representatives, Punch reports. The bill, if passed, would have given fathers in both

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Male Staff of Access Bank to Start Enjoying Paternity Leave

It is good news for male employees of Access Bank Plc. Starting January 2018, male employees of Access Bank Plc can now enjoy a parental leave policy that extends paid benefits not only to all mothers but also to fathers,

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PHOTOS: Proud Nigerian Dad Bathes His Newborn Baby, Advocates for Paternity Leave 

A Nigerian father and Facebook user, who goes by the name Clement Ovokeroye Paul, shared photos from bathing session with his newborn baby. In the photos he was happy to play his fatherly role. He also seized the opportunity to advocate

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UNICEF Recommends 4-Week Paid Paternity Leave & Other Child Development Policies in Nigeria

In Nigeria, there has always been a culture of maternity leave where the new mom takes time off to properly and fully care for their babies but the father does not get a paternity leave. According to News Agency Nigeria,

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This Billionaire Dad Will Be Taking a Two-Month Paternity Leave This Year | Guess Who?

Billionaire Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, has revealed why he’s taking up a two months paternity leave. According to the doting dad, he’s expecting another baby with his wife, Priscilla Chan and just like he did for his first daughter Max, he will

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PATERNITY LEAVE: Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg Announces He’ll Take 2 Months Off After Daughter’s Birth

Facebook CEO and first-time dad-to-be, Mark Zuckerberg has announced he will be taking two months off work as paternity leave to be with his family after his daughter’s birth. The busy executive shared the news on his Facebook page. Zuckerberg

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