Thursday, 1st December 2022
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Child Rights

27 Sep
Worried over the high rate of child abuse in the state, a Non-Governmental Organisation in Nasarawa State, Centre For Women, Youth and Community Action (NACWYCA), has appealed to the state government
22 Apr
Nigeria adopted the Child’s Rights Act in 2003, giving a nod to both the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child and the African Charter on the Rights
5 Jun 2021
It is common knowledge that children are the leaders of tomorrow. Therefore, every decision that will be made by parents, guardians, caregivers, government and the society at large, children must be of primary concern.
6 Feb 2021
The Kano State Executive Council has approved and amended the proposed bill on Child Rights (protection) Act 2010 to reflect the position of Sharia on all sections of the Child Rights Act (CRA) 2003.
28 Jul 2020
The issue of rape in Nigeria has to be considered from the root. VAPPA has only been domesticated in 11 states and when you add the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja, you have 12.
23 Feb 2020
Stakeholders, including child rights activists, sociologists, lawyers and clerics have identified major factors behind the rising cases of incest in the country.
5 Oct 2019
“I am a normal journalist. But my journalism is different. The key things I look at when I do my journalism are to name, shame, and jail. My job entails getting hard-hitting evidence.
27 May 2018
A child is any young person below 18 years. Every child is unique and deserves to be respected, protected and celebrated. On the 20th of November, 1989, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. This was done to improve the quality of life of children worldwide,…


13 mins ago
As scarcity of the premium motor spirit (PMS), popularly called petrol, continues to spread across many states in the country, as a result of drop in supply by the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited
13 mins ago
Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has said it is championing moves to ensure its enabling Act is reviewed by the National Assembly (NASS).
18 mins ago
Webb Fontaine has set up a cargo tracking system for use by the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) in Apapa port, Lagos, to monitor containers and prevent diversions from specified movement itineraries as well as loss and theft of cargo.
23 mins ago
The Chief Financial Officer of APM Terminal Nigeria, Courage Obadagbonyi, has said Nigeria has to find creative ways to unleash private sector participation in port rehabilitation and development instead of depending on government funding through borrowing.
23 mins ago
Stakeholders in the maritime industry have blamed the lack of transport system, insecurity and the slow pace of some state governments for the poor performance and inefficiency of inland dry ports across the country.