She gave this advice on Friday during the 2019 Children’s Day in Ado-Ekiti.
Fayemi urged the children to face their studies well in order to become useful to the society later in the future.
She called on parents to always monitor their children’s ways of life, particularly the kind of friends they keep.
She stressed the need for parents to imbibe good values and morals in their children.
Highlights of the event included the presence of the popular Yoruba artist, called ‘Ijebu’, who also encouraged the children to have interest in acting.
The children enjoyed themselves in various dancing competition, bouncing castle and spelling competition.