Harmful traditional practices III

Social studies J.S.S 2 Third term

Sub-theme: Fundamental of Social Studies family as the Basic Unit of Society

Week 10

Harmful traditional practices III

Performance objectives:

Students should be able to:

  1. Suggest ways of preventing Harmful traditional practices in Nigeria/communities.


Preventive measures to eliminate Harmful traditional practices

1. Public enlightenment through the use of local languages: The media such as radio, television and newspaper could be used to educate the masses in their indigenous language the effect of the practices for better understanding.

2. Consultation with traditional institutions by government health officials: Government health officials must work closely with traditional institutions to combat harmful practices.   

3. Legislation: Government should enact laws prohibiting harmful traditional practices.

4. Law enforcement agencies: The law enforcement.... View More

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