Down here in Nigeria, it's spare the rod spoil the child, but in UK, it is not so. You could get jail term for punishing/ disciplining your kid for wrong doing. That is why the moral decadence in the west has become worrisome to the morally upright.
Some foreign nationals who do not want their kids mess around with corrupt elements are tempted to apply home discipline.
However when a Nigerian family in UK tried the 'home discipline application, they got jailed for it.
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