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Kemi DaSilva-Ibru

17 Sep
Rape culture is pervasive It is embedded in the way we think, speak, and carry out our day to day activities. Rape culture is always rooted in patriarchal beliefs, power, control and the social environment.....
25 Mar 2021
Time has come for organisations to take deliberate steps aimed at reducing gender gap in leadership positions by changing policies that reinforce wrong perception of women capacity, NECA’s Network of Entrepreneurial Women (NEWW) has said.
6 Dec 2020
Women at Risk International Foundation launched the No Tolerance Campaign last year to address the prevalence of violence against girls and women in communities across Nigeria.
3 Dec 2020
The Women At Risk International Foundation (WARIF) will on December 5 stage the second edition of its No Tolerance March to raise awareness about rape and sexual violence.
1 Apr 2020
The “ASK WARIF” Column is a monthly interactive section that will educate, motivate and encourage as we discuss all issues surrounding gender based violence and share some of our experiences working at the WARIF Rape Crisis Centre. All questions submitted will be answered by our team of experts and qualified personnel which include physicians, counsellors,…
9 Dec 2019
As part of activities to mark this year’s 16 days of activism against gender-based violence, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF), in collaboration with the United States Consulate General Lagos...
23 Aug 2019
Rape can be described as forced sexual intercourse without Consent. It always involves penetration which could be vaginal, anal or oral.
29 Mar 2019
Our judges were carefully approved by The Guardian and the research committee of US-based Impeccable Collaboration for having expertise in the 7 awards categories, with every judge voting only on sectors which they were comfortable with making an informed....
28 Nov 2018
A Non-Profit Organisation, Women at Risk Foundation (WARIF), has joined in the global campaign against growing cases of sexual violence and insecurity against women and girls
30 Oct 2018
Women at Risk Foundation (WARIF), has been named “Charity of the Year” by The Beat 99.9 FM - radio broadcasting company in Nigeria. The non-profit organisation has made remarkable progress in reducing the high incidence of rape and sexual violence among young women and girls in Nigeria through its initiatives, in “only two years of…
2 Sep 2018
Women at Risk Foundation (WARIF) has trained 40 law enforcement agents across Lagos districts on gender-based violence management and the role of law enforcement in the sexual assault landscape.
15 Jul 2018
The Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF) has been named one of the recipients of a grant by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Nigeria, to promote improved medical services, psychosocial counseling, associated services, and referrals to survivors of sexual assault. The project also aims to increase awareness on sexual and gender based violence through community-based intervention, contribute to…


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The Federal Government, in collaboration with Pan-African Manufacturers Association (PAMA), has announced plans to boost intra-Africa trade currently at 13 per cent, noting that with African Continental Free Trade Agreement...
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There would be dire consequences, the Organised Private Sector (OPS) stated, yesterday, in reaction to Federal Government’s suspension of the planned withdrawal of the subsidy regime announced on Monday.
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised its forecast on Nigeria’s output growth this year to 2.7 per cent, from 2.6 per cent projected in October.
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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) risks mass defections if it fails to zone the 2023 presidency to Southern Nigeria, a group, Vanguard for Justice, has warned.
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Almost 66 years after commercial oil discovery in Oloibiri Oilfield, the current wave of divestment hitting the nation’s oil and gas industry has been deemed necessary to allow smaller entities contribute to economic activities...