At Kidpreneur Africa’s unique Children’s Day celebration
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic that necessitated the shutdown of schools and observance of social distancing, Kidpreneur Africa still celebrated this year’s Children’s Day in a unique style.
Leaders seek better welfare, education, enhanced future for children
Leaders including governors, lawmakers and other political office holders have canvassed better welfare, quality education, parental care and attention to guarantee the future of Nigerian children.
5 Things You Can Relate To As The Youngest Child
There are many stereotypes that come with being the youngest child in the family although not always necessarily true. Considered the 'runt of the litter', the youngest siblings gets away with a lot and are always considered 'the baby of the family'. Keep reading for things you can relate to if you are the youngest…
Young writers celebrate Children’s Day with five new books
All is set for the online launch of five children’s books as part of activities in celebrating 2020 Children’s Day.
2020 Children's Day: Gbajabiamila pledges to push for rights of the Nigerian child to a good education
Speaker of the House of Representatives has assured that he would not relent in pushing for the rights of the Nigerian child, including their inalienable right to a good education.
It’s Children’s Day And Our Children Also Worry About Coronavirus
Most of us have not seen our neighbours' children in two months. Adults agree it’s for their own good. But no one wants to ask, how do children really feel about this? For the first time, most children are prematurely learning what it means to face an uncertain future. Parents assume that children will understand…
Children’s Day: Educators set for virtual celebration
Children’s Day, which is celebrated every May 27, has always been a special day for children across the globe. Governments, individuals and corporate bodies
We will miss Children’s Day celebration, lament pupils
No doubt, this year’s Children’s Day celebration, which comes up on Wednesday, May 27, would be somewhat different for the children, as the usual fanfare associated with the day would not be experienced...
Airline celebrates Nigerian kids on Children’s Day
As part of activities to commemorate this year’s international Children’s Day, Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airline, has demonstrated its priority attention to Nigerian children by hosting a dedicated Children’s Day event, which also featured the exclusive screening of a blockbuster movie, Aladdin. Held at the Maryland Mall, Maryland, Lagos, the children…
Expert harps on early dental check for children
Consultant pediatric dentist, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Idi-Araba, Prof. Bunmi Orenuga, has said that proper oral health...
How The BT Foundation Made 900 Children Across Lagos Smile
On the 6th, 8th and 10th May 2019, The Bankole Thomas Foundation put smiles on the faces of 900 pupils across Lagos state. The foundation whose mission is set to improve the standard of education in Nigeria did so by providing 900 uniforms to school children in government-owned schools - Anthony Model School, Kosofe, St…
Children’s Day…history of the day
Reverend Charles Leonard of the Universalist Church of the Redeemer, Chelsea, Massachusetts, first celebrated Children’s Day in June 1857. The Reverend Father usually dedicated every second Sunday Service in June to and for children. Father Leonard then called the day Rose Day and later renamed Flower Sunday. However, it was not until August 1924 when…