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3 Aug 2019
The summer holiday is a better time for parents to engage their kids in reading, which creates the most bond among them. It definitely does not have to be books related to school work, reading with your child creates a form of activity that children can learn and grow with.
3 Aug 2019
Research that claims to have interviewed enough men and women (to arrive at a study) feels they just might have stumbled on what an average person desires in a significant other.
22 Jul 2019
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate the Federal Government for allegedly leaving 13.2 million children out of school.
4 Jul 2019
Results from seven-country project indicate that pneumonia kills 900,000 children under five years old and more than 100 million cases reported each year worldwide. According to the study from a consortium of scientists from around the world, led by a team at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, United States, this makes pneumonia…
28 Jun 2019
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday lamented that over 13 million Nigerian children of school age are out of school, insisting that no nation can develop with such statistics. Obasanjo also challenged youths to strive for leadership positions like their counterparts in other countries, adding that he would love to see a country where every Nigerian…
20 Apr 2019
Madam Subuola Lawal and her entire staff and students, some days ago, rolled out the drum to celebrate cultural day, amidst pomp and pageantry. The STEE Schools, known for its multicultural activities and being a multinational institution, at the event had staff, students, parents and guests put up displays of rich cultural ethos of Nigeria,…
9 Mar 2019
Grooming is an aspect of personal hygiene that is crucial for the maintenance of good health in kids. Parents are expected to teach their kids what it takes to live a healthy life by taking personal hygiene very serious, says motherhood and childcare advocate, Mercy O. Christian. “We let them know the benefits of keeping…
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…
16 Feb 2019
Who else wants to slay the mummy guilt? You know that inner voice that questions how well you are doing as a mum. Sometimes, this comes from others’ expectations and sometimes our own expectations. I also do not think that we will ever get a one perfect answer when it comes to work life balance;…
19 Jan 2019
Temi likes eating vegetables and healthy food; Fola loves chocolates and sweet things. These are just some of the differences! Children might have the same parents but can be very different. When children are different, should it affect your parenting style? The answer is Yes! Knowing your child’s love language goes a long way in…
18 Sep 2018
More than 215,000 children under the age of five in Nigeria die due to preventable infections like diarrhoea and pneumonia each year with the highest per centage from Africa. The simple act of hand washing with soap is one of the most cost-effective, yet often overlooked ways that could have prevented many of these deaths. As…
9 Sep 2018
Vitamin D is essential for the body, as it helps to keep the bone in good shape. Experts say insufficient Vitamin D could lead to bone deformities (rickets) in children and bone pain in adults. Dr. Obiefuna Ajie, Chemical Pathologist/Lecturer, College of Medicine, University of Lagos explained what vitamin D does to the body, and…


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A Los Angeles sculptor on Wednesday marked the second anniversary of Kobe and Gianna Bryant's death with a statue on the site of the helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. Dan Medina built the 160-pound statue of the NBA star and his 13-year-old daughter and erected it over the site of the crash that killed them…
4 hours ago
Amid calls for improved budgetary allocation to education by both Federal and state governments, successive administration at all levels in the country have failed to heed the call.
4 hours ago
The controversies surrounding continued payment of fuel subsidy may not have ended as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Limited, yesterday, presented a bill of N3 trillion for deliberations at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting...
4 hours ago
A Federal High Court, Abuja has declared as unconstitutional the Federal Government’s deduction of funds directly from the Federation Account to fund the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in line with Section 4(1)(a) and (b) of the Nigeria Police Trust Fund (Establishment) Act 2019.
4 hours ago
The Chairman, China Africa Business Council (CABC), Chief Dana Chen, has announced that the Chinese government is planning to invest over $300 billion in the African continent over the next three years.