Teenagers dating parental consent necessary
Educators, public health authorities, and law enforcement are confronting an increasing number of cases in which youth made sexual images of themselves and other minors and transmitted them via cell phones and the Internet.(Sexting generally refers to sending sexual images and sometimes sexual texts via cell phone and other electronic devices.) One concern is that youth may be creating illegal child pornography, exposing them to possibly serious legal sanctions.The rate of youth exposure to sexting highlights a need to provide them with information about legal consequences of sexting and advice about what to do if they receive a sexting image.However, the data suggest that appearing in, creating, or receiving sexual images is far from being a normative behavior for youth.Results: Estimates varied considerably depending on the nature of the images or videos and the role of the youth involved.
In contrast, if a child does not behave appropriately, it must be the parents’ fault” (Nakaya 49), however this may not be the case.
In more rural areas, traditional marriage customs are still followed to a certain extent.
However, these traditions are not as strong as they used to be and as African women become aware of how women in other parts of the world live, they have begun to expect more from thier relationships.
In Nigeria there has been dating freedom in the cities for some decades now, especially as the club scene has been very vibrant in large cities such as Lagos and Ibadan.
Nigerians of both sexes are generally quite free to date each other without worrying about parental disapproval, although the extended family is still quite strong and if you want to take your relationship further, your families will expect to be introduced.While there is not one single cause for juvenile delinquency, Graham believes that bad parenting falls somewhere on the list (1719)....