Nigeria Celebrates Children's Day

Thousands filed out to various fun spots and stadia to savour and celebrate the Children's Day in different regions in the country.

  • Nigeria:  Nigeria Celebrates Children With Pomp

    This Day, 28 May 2013

    In thousands, they filed out Monday to various fun spots and stadia to savour their day. They were the guests of top political office holders, including President Goodluck Jonathan ... read more »

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  • Nigeria:  Children's Day - El-Amin School Director Tasks Parents

    Daily Trust, 28 May 2013

    The Director of the El-Amin International School, Abuja, Hajia Jumai Sambo, has called on parents to pay good attention to the well being of their children for a brighter future. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Pastor Wants Parent to Pay Attention to Child Training

    Daily Trust, 28 May 2013

    In commemoration of the 2013 Children's Day, the Senior Pastor of the Four Square Gospel Church, Asokoro, Rev Babajide Olowodola has called on parents to take much time as possible ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gombe Children Seek Domestication of Child Rights Act

    Daily Trust, 28 May 2013

    Children in Gombe State have called on the Gombe State government to domesticate and adapt the Child Rights Act, 2003, in line with the culture and tradition of people of the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Children's Day - Kaduna Says Reading Culture Among Pupils Dying

    Daily Trust, 28 May 2013

    As the world over celebrates Children's Day, the Kubi Global Concepts and the Kaduna State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) have raised alarm over what they described as ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  For the Children

    Daily Trust, 28 May 2013

    Activities to mark Children's Day all over the country yesterday were illustrative of how far governments need to go to address the distressing plight of the Nigerian child. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Beware of Strangers, Fashola Tells Children

    Leadership, 28 May 2013

    Lagos State Governor Babatunde Fashola yesterday urged children to be safety conscious and wary of strangers who could harm them. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Children's Day - Jonathan Promises Toll Free Helplines for Children in Distress

    This Day, 27 May 2013

    President Goodluck Jonathan has assured that Federal Government will establish a child helpline to protect the rights of children in Nigeria. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Osun Celebrate Children Day in Grand Style

    Daily Trust, 27 May 2013

    Osun State Government celebrated Children's Day in grand style as thousands of school children and over 80 eminent traditional rulers from Yoruba speaking states and other parts of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  NGA Celebrates Children's Day in Art

    Daily Trust, 27 May 2013

    The National Gallery of Art today marked the Children's Day celebration with an art competition featuring works from primary and secondary school students. The event which held ... read more »

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