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Banning corporal punishment

The National Assembly has passed a law that effectively bans all forms of corporal punishment in all types of educational institutes and has set out penalties for anyone physically assaulting children. This is indeed a historic move and been hailed

Corporal punishment: Will the new bill really protect children?

Corporal punishment is the most extensive form of violence against children in which physical force is applied to cause some degree of pain or discomfort. It is a great desecration of children‘s privileges to respect for human dignity and physical

Corporal Punishment

It is disheartening to know that corporal punishment is still being practiced in schools and homes to disciple children. Corporal punishment has a historical precedent and has spawned old proverbs such as “spare the rod and spoil the child” but