21 October 2008

Listen up kidlets

From Reuters:
Father takes son to court for idleness

LAGOS (Reuters) - A father took his 20-year old son to an Islamic court in northern Nigeria for idleness, asking that he be sent to prison for refusing to engage in productive activities, state news agency NAN said Friday.

"He is not listening to words and he is bringing shame to my family. I am tired of his nefarious deeds. Please put this boy in prison so that I can be free," Sama'ila Tahir, a market trader in the northeastern town of Bauchi, was quoted as saying. More.


rigtenzin said...

This is a good idea. I'll show my little people the article.

Sophzilla said...

R -- It's never too early to teach them life lessons.