Kekeletso Nakeli-Dhliwayo
2 minute read
27 Aug 2020
5:01 am

Hey, man, leave them kids alone!

Kekeletso Nakeli-Dhliwayo

My social media timelines and feeds have been abuzz with #SaveOurChildren. This is something that cannot be temporary – it should be constantly on our minds and lips.

Kekeletso Nakeli-Dhliwayo.

While it may not be my child in the firing line, in a few years it may be my grandchild, niece or even the child of a friend. While I have continuously said that parents need to be more vigilant about what their children are doing and where they are, with the influences of social media, the predator may be in our houses, chatting to our children on Facebook and the like. This means we need to parent differently. We are now mothers, fathers and cyber police – all in defence of our children. When will we begin to have...