As the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) kicks off today, November 25, the Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF) has joined the international community in the global campaign over the next 16 days
To further educate Nigerians on the dangers of human trafficking, Gender-Based Violence, (GBV), and the antics of traffickers, the Devatop Center for Human Rights, has begun a grassroots and schools campaign to end the menace.
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, has donated a skills acquisition centre with accommodation for the welfare of victims of Gender Based Violence, GBV.
Smart, compassionate, innovative and driven are few words that describe Canada-based Child Development Practitioner, Adebola Adefioye. She is very passionate about building authentic relationships with racialised, Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC) children
From Teenage Network, a body working to end all forms of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in Nigeria, came a revelation that 75 percent of community men believed gender-based violence is normal and sees it as an effective way to display authority as a man.
Curtailing Gender-Based Violence (GBV) has taken a new dimension in Abia State following Governor Okezie Ikpeazu’s indication that a family court is established to handle matters
On 21th February 2022, the Nigerian government, via its minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, after declaring a national emergency on ritual killing, placed a ban on Nollywood creation of money ritual content films. The government had also accused the film industry of the increase of ritual killing among youths. This claim by the…
The Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development in Ebonyi has reassured that no perpetrator and violator of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) will be spared.
The Lagos State Police Command has been commended for its prompt response and professional handling of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) and sexually related crimes in the state.
In the light of recent manifestation of bullying, cultism and sexual, and gender based violence being witnessed in a number of schools and to commemorate 2021’s 16 days of activism against Gender Based Violence...
10 Dec 2021
The Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Pauline Tallen, says poverty is one of the principal causes of Gender-Based Violence (GBV).
26 Oct 2021
Harassment in the workplace is not synonymous with the female gender as generally believed but could be situational and largely depends on the motives of the perpetrator.