September 4, 2018
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Ijue sheria ya viboko mashuleni

Hivi karibuni na hasa juma hili kumekuwa na taarifa za matukio mengi ya walimu kuwaadhibu wanafunzi kwa viboko kiasi cha kupelekea vifo, maumivu makali, majeraha na hata ulemavu. Adhabu hizi zimekuwa zikitolewa na walimu bila kuzingatia miongozo ya kanuni na sheria za utoaji adhabu dhidi ya makosa mbalimbali zilizowekwa na serikali kwa mujibu wa sheria na hivyo kupelekea madhara makubwa […]
August 30, 2018
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#SimuliziZa116: chakula kipi chafaa mtoto wa mwaka mmoja?

Tarehe 7 Agosti 2018 tulipokea simu kutoka kwa Baba Jumanne (jina lake halisi limehifadhiwa kwa madhumuni ya faragha) mkazi wa Wilaya ya Kahama akiomba msaada wa aina ya chakula kwa ajili ya mtoto wake Jumanne mwenye umri wa mwaka mmoja.   Mtoa huduma wetu alimshauri kuwa ingawa mtoto wake bado anahitaji kuendelea kunyonya maziwa ya mama, maziwa ya mama pekee […]
August 29, 2018
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Mambo 7 usiyoyafahamu kuhusu mahakama ya watoto.

Je ukiwa kama mzazi ama mlezi unafahamu nini juu ya mahakama ya watoto?   Mara nyingi haki hupotea kwa kutozijua sheria na namna vyombo mbalimbali vya utoaji haki vinavyo endeshwa. Mahakama ni chombo maalumu katika utoaji wa haki na kuhakikisha haki inatendeka. Kuna aina nyingi za mahakama Tanzania Bara na Visiwani ikiwemo Mahakama ya Rufaa, Mhakama Kuu, Mahakama ya Hakimu […]
August 27, 2018
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Here is why you should avoid posting your child’s pictures online

A colleague saw this comment on Facebook and we felt compelled to share it with our readers on this platform as well.   Here goes the story…   You are perusing through your Facebook page and a pop up notification appears. A guy sends you a friend request. You don’t know him, but he has got an appealing profile picture, […]
August 23, 2018
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#SimuliziZa116: Jirani asaidia mtoto kurudi kwa wazazi wake Dodoma

Tarehe 2 Agosti 2018 tulipokea simu kutoka Ilala Dar es salaam ambapo jirani aliyeonyesha kukerwa alitusimulia kisa cha mtoto Anitha (sio jina halisi) mwenye umri wa miaka 9.   binti huyu anatokea Mkoa wa Dodoma na alichukuliwa kutoka kwao Dodoma kwa ahadi ya kuja kusomeshwa jijini Dar es salaam.   Baada ya kuwasili jijini Dar es salaam ahadi ilibadilika na badala […]
August 21, 2018
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Is corporal punishment a solution in managing disobeying children?

In Tanzania, the rates of corporal punishment as a tool to manage children’s misconduct is still high. This article is hinged on the conversation we had with Dr. Nkuba Mabula (PhD), a researcher from the University of Dar es salaam College of Education, whose work scrutinizes the use of corporal punishment in managing children’s misbehavior.   In his study, Dar […]