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4 Alternative discipline techniques that work!

Discipline doesn’t mean to punish. It means, to teach or to train. As parents, we need to focus on what we hope to instil in our children in the long term...

How to handle a stubborn child

Parenting is not an easy thing, it gets tougher when you have a child who very stubborn in the house. You have that child that hardly listens to you, even when you yell at the top of your voice, he ignores you totally.

12 Easy ways to be a great parent

Over the years, different parenting tips have been dished out by board of advisors, pediatric doctors, developmental experts, and educators in the country on how to be great parents.

The science behind discipline vs punishment – Part 2

While a child’s negative behaviour leads to parents’ negative response, parents’ punitive reaction also leads to or amplifies a child’s externalising behaviour.

The science behind discipline vs punishment – Part 1

Discipline – one of the most common and toughest challenges of parenthood. It’s probably the least enjoyable part of parenting. It can be frustrating, discouraging and exhausting.

When is the right time to apply punishment?

Do not punish too frequently. Use it only on occasions when the recompense system or positive reinforcement fails.

Senate okays Five-year jail term/N5m for lecturers who demands for sex

The Senate has passed into law a bill that gives room for the prohibition and punishment of sexual harassment of students by their teachers in tertiary institutions across the country.

Pregnant 17-year-old commits suicide in Lagos; blames grandmother

17-year-old Temitope Saka, who died after she drank the notorious insecticide Sniper in the Igando area of Lagos State, reportedly blamed her grandmother in a note she dropped before her death.

IGP Idris orders officers to declare assets or be punished

Acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris has instructed all police officers to declare their assets or face serious punishment.

Couple in court for leaving 3 young kids alone in the...

A California mum and her boyfriend are both facing felony child abuse charges after police say they left her three young children alone in...

See the deadly curses Nollywood actress, Ruth Kadiri lays on the...

Nollywood actress Ruth Kadiri took to Instagram to slam and lay curses on Nigerian politicians who use high promises to get voted in offices...

Can spanking harm your child’s mental health?

Being spanked as a child appears to be linked to a host of long-term behavioural and mental health issues, according to a new review of evidence published this week.

Indian sisters to face repeated rape as punishment for their brothers...

Na wa o, punishing Tom for Harry's crime. I need to wrap my head around the logic behind this. Two sisters who have been...