‘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
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
As the world marks the 2020 World AIDS Day amid the COVID-19 pandemic, people who are living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus, HIV, have been unashamedly coming forward to share their stories. The theme for the year’s observance is ‘Ending the
Hollywood actress and mum-of-two, Angela Bassett shared her experience with sexual abuse as a child and how her mum’s response to it lifted the burden of the experience and empowered her in the process. Angela was speaking at the Rape Foundation’s
Let’s face it, raising a boy is a little different from raising a girl. Most times, mums know exactly how to parent their girl child, but find out they need a little more than just the authority of being the
The debate around whether boys are being raised with as much moral consciousness as their girl counterparts and the effect of the lopsided training has consistently being brought to fore in recent times. Celebrity mum, Sonia Ogbonna whose only child
While a mother’s love is priceless, boys still need their dads to teach them how to be men. The importance of a father figure for girl children is equally important, but even more so important is it for the boys.
Raising a good man is a gift to the world, especially in a world where a good husband or man is like scarce commodity. For centuries, the society has been hard on women, so we want to prepare our sons to become good
Every father has the potential to have a lasting impact on his son’s life from the very first day he is born. If a dad takes advantage of the opportunity to be a positive force in his son’s life, and
I found this interesting article about raising sons by Holly Pevzner, read it, chose the ones I liked from her long list and decided to share it with you. 1. Learn to cook and clean and wash those stinky clothes.
By Clint Edward (Author Note: This list is based on my own experience in a straight marriage because it’s all I know. However, I have to assume that some of this advice is universal.) 1. No one will frustrate you