parenting

7 ways to help your kids become self-reliant

“The most beautiful sight in the world is a child going confidently down the road of life after you have shown the way.” – Confucius It’s really appalling when one sees University students not being self-relaint. As parents, it’s important you are able to teach your kids to be self-reliant, to be able to make

20-year-old girl educates and protects children in Lagos

Adetokunbo Adetola Abigail is a 20-year-old Nigerian girl who is striving hard to see that children’s rights in Nigeria are protected. The NCE holder has not allowed her educational qualification to affect the good she has to offer the nation and children at large The young girl after getting to know she recently organized a

Inspiring! 9-year-old boy of the youngest boxing champion

The youngest ever to be inducted into the Martial Arts Hall of Fame is a 9-year-old British boy – At the age of 9, he earned enough money to buy his own house – The boy won 64 gold medals just in 2016! The youngest boy to be inducted into the Martial Arts Hall of

Discolouration in a child’s teeth

Primary teeth, which happens to be baby teeth are typically whiter than adult permanent teeth because they are more filled with calcium. So when a kid has discoloured teeth, it might be because of the following reasons; Medication use. Infant medications containing iron, such as supplemental vitamins, might cause stains on baby teeth. Taking the

Inspiring! 11yr old Boy is Britain’s youngest orchestra conductor

Achieve great things at a young age Matthew Smith may be a pint-sized 11yr old but don’t judge him by his stature, the kid is a legend in the making. He became Britain’s youngest ever orchestra conductor leading a 75-strong orchestra through a faultless rendition of the overture to Johann Strauss II’s Die Fledermaus. What’s

Twin sisters conquering fashion world with their stunning looks

Albinos are  people with pale skin, light hair, pinkish eyes, and visual abnormalities resulting from a hereditary inability to produce the pigment melanin. In Africa today numerous challenges continually confront millions of people living with albinism first as individuals and as a demographic group within the continent. Across African countries including Nigeria, Albinos are classified amongst the vulnerable

6-year-old gives up birthday presents to feed homeless

While other 6-year-olds start making demands for birthday presents days before their big day, a little girl did the unusual by voluntarily forfeiting her birthday presents so the homeless could have a meal. Armani Crews told her parents she was going to forego a birthday present in exchange for feeding the homeless in her local

How to teach children about current affairs

The question of whether or not to inform your young children about current affairs is a very personal question and one that you should always ask your self when it comes to your children. Initially, your reaction might be that you want your “kids to be kids,” meaning you want them to live in innocence

The cruel reality of Child brides, violence against girls

Over Irish 100 girls were present at an original, yet thoroughly impacting, protest, which looked to attract attention to the plight of young female refugees, many of which face the prospect of becoming child brides. The girls dressed as child brides, in order to perform a mannequin challenge with a bizarre twist. The video with

World Bank to grant Nigeria $500m loan to assist out-of-school children

The World Bank has offered to give Nigeria a $500 million-loan to mop up out -of-school children, according to an official of the bank. For all kids that are out of school in Nigeria, the World Bank has offered a $500million loan to tackle the challenge. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Dr