'If not all then the majority of secondary schools are taking drastic steps to ban or restrict their students from taking their mobile phones to school.
Parents have confirmed that the mobile phone is isolating their children from them. “My adult children are not telling stories to each other or talking to me anymore. They are not even smiling anymore. I am very concerned that if a collective stand is not taken soon on the mobile phone, my children would definitely become a part of the ‘Look Down Generation’ as appropriately worded by the Deputy Prime Minister, Mr. Joe Natuman”, a mother adds with sadness in her eyes.
For instance Epauto Secondary School says all students caught with their mobile phones will have their mobiles confiscated until the end of the first term.'
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