The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, has felicitates with all families in the country and urge them to stay current with technological trends in order to remain relevant in the society.
She made the call in commemoration of this year’s International Day of Families.
Hajiya Sadiya said families are the foundation of society and should be protected and celebrated .
She equally urge families to strike a balance in the use of modern
technology at home and at work as well as safety concerns for children in the use of the internet and social media in line with this year’s theme ‘Families and New Technologies”.
The focusses on the impacts of new technologies on the well being of families and follows on the theme of the 59th session of the Commission for Social Development; socially just transition towards sustainable development: the role of digital technologies on social development and well being of all.