Age to allow dating
This is attributed to several factors such as exposure to all kinds of information in a technology-driven age.
“This is the dilemma of some parents, especially in this part of the world where traditional values frown against such practices for young teenagers.” Tochukwu said this is the more reason why parents should focus more on sex education to avoid the consequences of their children engaging in pre-marital sex.
Oyebode said the issue of allowing her daughter go on dates has led to a series of heated discussions between them.“Since then, my daughter has refused speaking with me.She now relates more with her father instead of with me,” the mother of three said, adding that she took the drastic action to protect her teenage daughter.Recently, the children of two close friends have begun dating. So I threw the question out there to the World Wide Web: "At what age did you or will you allow your children to start dating? And it made me realize that we, as parents, have a pretty wide range of ideas on what age kids should be allowed to start dating and even on what dating means at various ages.