FG Urges States to Adopt Laws and Policies to End Violence Against Children - BellaNaija

FG Urges States to Adopt Laws and Policies that will bring end to Violence Against Children The Federal Government has urged state governors to adopt laws and policies that would bring an end to violence against children and other cultural practices ...

VIDEO: IDPs celebrate Children's Day - TheNewsGuru

As the world marks Children's Day today, the United Nations is calling for urgent action to adopt the Child Rights Act across all of Nigeria's states and to heed the President's call to end violence against children. Millions of Nigerian children ...

UNICEF urges govs to end violence against children - TheCable

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has called on governors of the 29 states who have not yet launched state-level campaigns to end violence against children to do so without further delay. Mohamed Fall, UNICEF representative in Nigeria, made ...

Children's Day: Six out of 10 Nigerian children experiences violence – NPC - The Nation Newspaper

The National Population Commission (NPC) says six out of 10 children in Nigeria experienced some form of violence before the age of 18. The Chairman of the commission, Chief Eze Duruiheoma (SAN), disclosed this in his remarks at the commemoration of ...

Children's Day: UNICEF Calls For End To Violence Against Children - CHANNELS TELEVISION

Libya Identified As Epicenter For Migrant Child Abuse As children across the country mark the Children's Day, the United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF, has called for their protection against violence. In a statement by its Chief of Communication ...

Children's Day: UNICEF adopts comprehensive approach to end violence against children - Vanguard

The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) says it is adopting a comprehensive approach to curtail the menace of violence against children in Nigeria. Dr Olasunbo Odebode, UNICEF Child Protection Specialist, disclosed this in an interview with the News ...

Children's Day and 28 years of child rights - Vanguard

Every child is born the same all over the world. Whether a child is born in Africa, America, India, Asian or Great Britain, it is the same nine months of incubation that every child passes through the mother. However, environment determines a lot about ...

Where to spend Children's Day in Nigeria - Guardian (blog)

Children's Day is celebrated every 27th of May in Nigeria. It is a holiday for primary and secondary school pupils. It was first marked in 1964. This year, it falls on a Saturday so parents and guardians have no excuse but to treat the young ones to a ...