Happy Children’s Day BellaNaijarians!
Children’s Day is recognised on various days in many places around the world and in Nigeria, it is recognised of the 27th of May and it celebrates children globally.
Children’s Day was begun on the second Sunday of June in 1856 by the Reverend Dr Charles Leonard, pastor of the Universalist Church of the Redeemer in Chelsea, Massachusetts:
Dr Leonard held a special service dedicated to, and for the children. Dr Leonard named the day Rose Day, though it was later named Flower Sunday, and then Children’s Day.
Culled from Wikipedia.