Parenthood in a Changing Interconnected Global Environment

To get the best for their children, some parents in continental Africa are eager to send their children abroad for education in an environment they consider better managed and conducive for the child’s education. Yet, some parents in diaspora are eager to send their children home to continental Africa where they believe there are still left some moral rudiments that could help mold a child into a well-rounded responsible and cultured person not excessively influenced by western culture. A kind of “academic education versus cultural upbringing” situation.

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As the World Deals with Coronavirus – Some Tips from NPM
Hamilton Odunze

As the World Deals with Coronavirus – Some Tips from NPM

These unusual happenings have heightened the stress level of many Nigerian parents and children. As your partner in raising awesome Nigerian-American children, NPM recognizes the concerns of parents who in addition to dealing with the unprecedented times, have to worry about how to keep the children engaged during their time at home. Here are a few tips we think might help:

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What should I do when other people post pictures of my child online without asking me first?
Sad girl listening to her parents arguing at home

What should I do when other people post pictures of my child online without asking me first?

Sharing photos online has become such common practice that most people don't think twice before posting pictures of their kids -- and yours -- on social media sites. Unless the photo…

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