Kids and Teens NGO wishes you a wonderful and Happy New Month.


Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Share on telegram
Share on email

More Posts

Join our Team🤝🏽

Kids & Teens Resource (K&TRC) is currently recruiting for an Assistant Finance officer in Akure, Ondo State. Interested applicants should kindly send a letter of Motivation and Resume with relevant credentials to kidsnteensconcerns@gmail.com Application closes on Friday 6th May, 2022 For enquiries, call Shola on +234 813 443 0749

Open Call for NGOs to apply for Consultative Status with the United Nations

NGOs interested in applying for ECOSOC consultative status should submit their application and required documents on or before the deadline; 1 June 2022. The following link provides background information, the benefits and instructions how to apply: http://csonet.org/index.php?menu=83 Please also be advised of the upcoming webinar organized by DESA NGO Branch on “Applying for ECOSOC Consultative Status”. If you are interested to attend the webinar, please register at: https://bit.ly/36PtTzL Webinar Details: https://bit.ly/3DICu32 Webinar Flyer: https://bit.ly/38qD2il


Suicidal behavior is a leading cause of injury and death worldwide. It comprises suicide ideation (thoughts of engaging in behaviour intended to end one’s life), suicide planning (formulation of a specific method through which one intends to die), suicide attempt (engagement in self-injurious behaviour in which there is at least some intent to die) and suicide. Research has it that there has been a significant decrease in the number of suicide of Nigerians  over the last two decades. In recent history however, we see a spike in suicide and suicide attempts amongst young persons. According to a concise research done in Nigeria, women represented 60.7% of victims and/or survivors under 18 years of age (https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8008030/) This post aims to provide answers to the following questions: why the sudden escalation in suicide?, how does it affect the general and feminine demographic? What to do, to mitigate the risk factors? Why young and teenage females are at risk? According to BBC, in countries around the world, women are more likely to be diagnosed with depression and attempt suicide. It’s a medical challenge to actually pin-point the risk factors that lead to suicide in young and teenage female, however, we get a glimpse


In preparation for the upcoming 2023 election, it is expedient that we observe and scrutinize the roles and influence of youth power in the course and actions of proper governance. As we set off, let’s clarify what the term “Youth” means, there are various definitions but in retrospect to our indigenous republic, youth comprises all young males and females, aged 18 to 35 years. (National Youth Policy of 2009). The huge population of youth in Nigeria signifies a great asset for a socio-political transformation within a democratic space, historically Nigeria has had its youth as one of the driving force of change. Post-colonialism, there was a major involvement of youths in the activism for independence, protest from students in Unions like WASU (West African Student union), the Nigerian Youth Movement (NYM) in 1934 and after independence, youth participation shaped and founded the implicit character of Nigeria. The intervention of the military in the first military coup were majorly led by young officers. Furthermore, in 1966, a youth President (age 31) sat in office and was one of the most renowned presidents of our nation, the civil war led by young officers, young leadership wasn’t a strange phenomenon as it is

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.