Saturday, 30th September 2023


26 Nov 2022
Your child should be in tandem with body safety rules; you cannot always protect your children. In Nigeria, one in four girls and one in 10 boys are sexually abused before their 18th birthday and only two per cent of girls
13 Feb 2022
The Stellar Initiative, a non-governmental organization with a core focus on alleviating poverty and educating children across Africa, has announced
27 Nov 2021
Three-quarters of children have faced abuse in sport and boys are more likely to be victims than girls, a study of more than 10,000 individuals
28 Aug 2020
In the name of the Almighty, the Beneficent the Merciful O YOU who believe! Protect yourselves and your families from a fire which shall be fueled with people and stones… (Quran 66: 6) In other words, gangs are not ghouls. They are not apparitions. They are not spirit. They are not centaurs. No. They are…
1 Aug 2020
A Lawyer by profession, Temilolu Okeowo is the founder, Girls Club of Nigeria, The Girls Club of Africa and The Girls Apostolic Ministry of All Nations, all aimed at re-orientating
20 Jun 2020
With revelations of rape victims sweeping through social media this past week, consent has become a dominant topic of discussion for parents on various forums and platforms.
17 Dec 2019
Boys born to older mothers may be at a higher risk of having heart problems, according to a study on rats.
28 Feb 2019
When you witness a child “acting up” in public, what is your initial impression of their behavior? Are you quick to judge and initially think that the child has no home training and was not disciplined properly by the parents? In Nigeria, where discipline is usually engrained in the upbringing of children, you may very…
26 Nov 2018
The memories of the late jurist, Justice Taslim Olawale Elias came alive with the hosting of the seventh edition of Taslim Memorial Cup for the under-15 boys and girls categories held at the Campus Mini Stadium, Ajele, Lagos. The fiesta, which was well attended by family and friends, saw Greater Tomorrow FC of Ajah defeated…
22 Oct 2018
On September 23rd last month at the 92nd and Y theater in New York, there was already a crowd outside lining up to get in as early as 8AM. It was the first day of the 73rd UN General Assembly side events, and if you thought there was a long human traffic line to get…
14 May 2016
A woman who employs only teenage boys asked this question: “We make so much noise about girls’ waywardness, what about the boys? They smoke, drink and engage in other wrong-doings ...


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Residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, are now highly unsettled following widespread insecurity around the city centre and some outskirts, characterized by frequent and indiscriminate robbing and abduction of motorists and commuters.
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Five audacious women, Uzoamaka Izukanne Igweike, Tarebi Alebiosu, Adedotun Akande, Ndidi Nwuneli and Mimi Ade-Odiachi...
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President Bola Tinubu and the Sultan of Sokoto and President-General, Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, have urged labour unions to shelve the nationwide indefinite strike slated for October 3.
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Horace Greeley once said, “The darkest hour in any man’s life is when he sits down to plan how to get money without earning it.”
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Ahead of Nigeria's 63rd Independence Day celebration, the African Regional Organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) has called on President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to champion...
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Bovi Ugboma is a stand-up comedian, actor and writer. A native of Edo State, he holds a degree in Theatre Arts from Delta State University.
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Barely four days after he was sworn into office, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on June 2, this year, appointed former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, as his Chief of Staff.
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After 20 years as executive producer, Mosunmola Abudu, popularly known as Mo Abudu, has stepped into the director’s chair to craft two captivating short films, in which she took up the dual roles of writer and director. 
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After 10 days of intense competitions, the 7th National Youth Games comes to an end today, at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, Delta State.
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The Federal Government, yesterday, launched what it christened Skillnovation Programme, a scheme designed to support information technology revolution that would, in turn, extend the reach of economic and social interactions as well as enhance productivity growth in Nigeria.