MANY unforeseen challenges will present people during the approaching Festive Season, which includes keeping children safe.
It’s therefore critical that parents think about the best solution on how to ensure that they keep their children more protect throughout the festive season.
Omusati Regional Police Commander, Commissioner Titus Shikongo called on parents to always keep a watchful eye on where and with whom their children are to ensure that they are safe.
“The kids are on school holidays at home and in many instances are left alone without supervision,” he said.
Shikongo cautioned parents to talk to their children, especially girls to avoid interacting with strangers and to avoid walking unaccompanied and at night.
“Parents should make sure that children are supervised and report any incidents of sexual nature as soon they become aware no matter how close the perpetrator might be,” he said.