Archive for: parents

Sonala Olumhense writes | What I want the Chibok parents to do today as they meet GEJ

Sonala Olumhense writes | What I want the Chibok parents to do today as they meet GEJ

by Sonala Olumhense Instead, Mr. Jonathan, wearing sweet-smelling scents and smiling broadly, will seek to deploy his snakeskin oil charm, telling them he understands their agony. In two days,...

 

Tunde Leye: Executive President sir, could you please execute?

Tunde Leye: Executive President sir, could you please execute?

by Tunde Leye The President failed to be executive when it took 18 days to react to the kidnapping. He failed to be executive when the Chibok parents had to organize a vigilante force to go into...

 

Opinion: Mubarak Bala and the dangers of buttoned lips

Opinion: Mubarak Bala and the dangers of buttoned lips

by Emmanuel James Ibe-Anyanwu His family members would not accept that. They beat him up, injected him with sedatives, and took him to a psychiatric hospital where he is now being ‘treated’...

 

‘You avoid Facebook like the plague’: 20 signs you’re really, really single

‘You avoid Facebook like the plague’: 20 signs you’re really, really single

by College Candy     You’ve honestly wondered if something was wrong with you, but have decided instead of changing yourself you’ll continue to wait patiently for your change at...

 

Parents arrested for letting their child get overweight (PICTURED)

Parents arrested for letting their child get overweight (PICTURED)

by Zara Mustapha A man and his wife have been arrested for letting their 11-year-old son become too fat. The boy who is just 5 feet 1 inch tall, weighs 95.3 kg with a  body mass index of 41.8,...

 

12 reasons why so many good men are still single

12 reasons why so many good men are still single

by Afro     Television, radio, and the Internet have been buzzing nonstop for years about the plight of single, black women looking for love, but what about all the single, black men?...

 

Tragic: Boy falls to his death from 19th floor window after ‘parents wouldn’t let him watch Spiderman’

Tragic: Boy falls to his death from 19th floor window after ‘parents wouldn’t let him watch Spiderman’

by Zara Mustapha File photo A 5-year-old boy from Indonesia fell to his death from his 19th-floor bedroom window after he was refused permission to watch the latest Spider-Man movie. The deceased...

 

11 things I wish I’d known about partying when I was younger

11 things I wish I’d known about partying when I was younger

by Anna Breslaw You hear approximately 7 zillion ways to “avoid hangovers,” and this is one of the most-believed ones, undoubtedly made up by a dude who likes rhyming and just wanted to mess...

 

“I have the last laugh”: Man strangles girlfriend to death, texts her parents to taunt them (PICTURED)

“I have the last laugh”: Man strangles girlfriend to death, texts her parents to taunt them (PICTURED)

by Zara Mustapha A 20-year-old man from Washington has been arrested and put behind bars for allegedly strangling his girlfriend and then taunting her family with series of horrible text messages. The...

 

6 annoying things kids do that are actually good for them

6 annoying things kids do that are actually good for them

by Michell Maffei 1. Having temper tantrums Parenting can be challenging, especially when your youngster is boiling over — and usually with witnesses. “After ignored attempts to call my...