The saying, “spare the rod and spoil the child”, might be handed as the National anthem for Nigerian parents, as a typical Nigerian mother or father would go away no stone unturned to make sure the rod isn’t spared.
In basic, Nigerian parents no matter the tribe or tradition believes the greatest approach to carry up morally upright kids, is to beat or punish their children to instill values, or higher nonetheless “reset the child to factory setting”.
Netizens have now taken to social media to share totally different reminiscences of beatings they received from their parents whereas rising up.
A Twitter person, @RixDSam had taken to the platform to ask, “Remember the worst beating you received from your parents? what was your offense?
Hilarious feedback trailed the query that introduced again childhood reminiscences.
A YBL fan, Zaynab Arowolo revealed she received the beating of her life for hissing.
In her phrases,
“Because I hissed 😩 by mistake.. me sef no suppose hiss .. my father has never touched me before . But that day, my mum and my father beat me together 😭😭😭.. my mama use broom , my papa use hanger . Omo 😩”.
Eugene Dimgba sharing his personal expertise, revealed his mum gave him a correct beating for becoming a member of a dialog between his mum and her buddy.
He wrote, “I think she was gossiping with a friend and I joined in the laughter and high-fived the friend too. 😭 💔”.
“I rolled a paper and lit it. Smoked it in the bathroom and my mum smelt the burning scent. I already failed in school ooo 😂😂😂😂 then my mum reported me to my dad 🤣🤣🤣 . He beat me so bad I broke my finger thumb. I saw heaven that day”.
“The drum of water that use to be in our bathroom, my sister and I turned it to swimming pool, I got selfish and my sister went to report to my dad when he got back. With my wet body I chop belt”.
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