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Beware of Dubious House-helps, Osun Parents Advised

Posted: May 4, 2015 at 12:00 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

By Gbenga Faturoti, Osogbo

In view of evil acts being perpetrated by dubious people parading themselves as nannies and house helps, Osun State Government has enjoined parents and guardians to be wary of those to entrust their children with.

The advice was contained in a statement issued by the Permanent Secretary, Osun State Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, Mrs Adebimpe Ogunlumade.

She enjoined parents desirous of employing house helps to carry out proper screening of applicants and if possible contact the police for documentation and information.

Mrs. Ogunlumade also people to report any act of intimidation or molestation of any child to law enforcement agents in the state.

In a related development, the State Agency for the Control of AIDS has expressed its resolve to organise a three0day training programme for selected NYSC members in the 30 local government areas, including Ife East Area office, to incorporate them in the prevention of the infection and control in the state.

The youth corps members will form the core team of the anti-HIV/AIDS Community Development Service groups in each of the local government councils after the training.