Parents should help their children cultivate these three traits to succeed, expert says

Parents should be helping their children cultivate three distinct character traits to succeed in life, argues one expert, who says they are often overlooked in the traditional educational system. Speaking on a panel at the recent CogX 2021 conference, Nadeem Nathoo, co-founder of teenage innovation program The Knowledge Society, believes that in order to succeed… Continue reading Parents should help their children cultivate these three traits to succeed, expert says

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Parents spend an average of $8,355 per child to secure year-round child care

to a May survey conducted by YouGov on behalf of Bankrate among nearly 3,500 adults, including roughly 700 parents with children under age 18. In 2019, prior to the pandemic, families spent an average of $9,200 to $9,600 per child on child care, according to Child Care Aware. The nonprofit calculates that families headed by… Continue reading Parents spend an average of $8,355 per child to secure year-round child care

Man confesses to killing his parents because they asked him to take the family dog for a walk

A man has confessed to killing his parents because they asked him to take the family dog for a walk. The suspect, Benno Neumair, 30, was taken into custody on January 29. His parents, Peter Neumair and Laura Perselli, who are both teachers, went missing in the city of Bolzano in the northern Italian province… Continue reading Man confesses to killing his parents because they asked him to take the family dog for a walk

Parents of abducted students in Kaduna block expressway and give government 48 hours to rescue their children (photos)

Parents of the 39 kidnapped students of Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Afaka in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State today March 21, blocked the Mando -Kaduna Airport Road leading to the school as they demanded urgent government intervention for the safe return of their children. The students were on March 11 abducted by… Continue reading Parents of abducted students in Kaduna block expressway and give government 48 hours to rescue their children (photos)

Schizophrenic woman who stabbed seven-year-old girl to death in front of her parents on Mother’s Day found not guilty of murder

A paranoid schizophrenic woman, Eltiona Skana who murdered a seven year old girl, has now been freed after it was revealed the woman was smuggled into the UK in a lorry and has been hospitalized severally in mental institutions. Though she refused treatment, Skana was released back into the community on Friday, December 4, after… Continue reading Schizophrenic woman who stabbed seven-year-old girl to death in front of her parents on Mother’s Day found not guilty of murder

Don’t expect suspension of strike soon – ASUU tells students and parents

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Tuesday November 17, told students and their parents not to expect suspension of its ongoing strike soon.  The union’s Abuja Zonal Coordinator, Prof. Theophilus Lagi made the announcement during a press briefing in Abuja and also told lecturers to seek alternative means of survival.  Lagi who accused the federal government of not… Continue reading Don’t expect suspension of strike soon – ASUU tells students and parents

The hate messages Chioma and her parents were getting affected our relationship, we will get married but not now – Davido

Davido has disclosed why his relationship with Chioma went from public to private in the last few months.  Recounting how good their relationship was before it got to public space after the “Assurance” music video, the superstar singer disclosed that the hate messages Chioma and her parents were getting from faceless people affected their relationship. … Continue reading The hate messages Chioma and her parents were getting affected our relationship, we will get married but not now – Davido

Parents sue school after daughter, 9, forced to remove ‘Jesus Loves Me’ face mask

Matthew and Jennifer Booth claim their nine-year-old daugter Lydia’s constitutional rights were violated when a principal ordered her to remove her face mask at Simpson Central School in Pinola, Mississippi A couple is suing their daughter’s school claiming she was forced to remove a “Jesus Loves Me” face mask in a computer class. Matthew and Jennifer Booth… Continue reading Parents sue school after daughter, 9, forced to remove ‘Jesus Loves Me’ face mask

Man stripped and raped 11 year old girl at house party before parents helped him flee the country

A man, Marek Slepcik stripped a drunk 11-year-old girl naked, raped her and left her crying back in 2016 before his parents helped him flee to Slovakia, Liverpool Crown Court has heard. Slepcik who was 16 as at the time of the attack in 2016 was arrested days heinous crime and had his passport seized… Continue reading Man stripped and raped 11 year old girl at house party before parents helped him flee the country

‘Prevail on your children/wards to desist from acts of violence under any guise whatsoever”- Police tells parents

The Nigeria Police Force has advised parents to prevail on their children and wards to desist from acts of violence under any guise. The force gave the advice via its Twitter handle; ”The Force is calling on parents/guardians to prevail on their children/wards to desist from acts of violence under any guise whatsoever.”the tweet read