Leading ladies Africa – 100 Most inspiring women in Nigeria 2020
Now in its fifth consecutive year, Leading Ladies Africa in conjunction with YNaija presents its 100Women list, chronicling 100 of the most inspiring, influential
Sexual harassment as Buhari’s slingshot against ASUU
The Academic Staff Union of Universities can be vociferous when it comes to pecuniary issues affecting its members. However, it hardly takes a firm stance against sexual harassment of female students -at best it issues a mere statement
Nigerian Twitter Knocks BBC Reporter Kiki Mordi Over Same-Sex Marriage Comment
It was not long ago that Kiki Mordi was celebrated in Nigeria for her heroic report on the pervasive nature of sexual harassment of Nigerian women in universities in the country. Her documentary, broadcast by the BBC, was greeted with supports and even got the Nigerian Senate to dust its cupboard for the sexual harassment…
BBC’s crafty ‘sex-for-grade’ expo
I will strongly condemn any person, anywhere, who uses his position to seek sexual gratification. I say anywhere because sex-for-favour is a fact of life.
UNILAG cold room as a metaphor
Before now, the common perception of a cold room in our country is that of a storage facility for frozen food and drinks such as fish, turkey, chicken, yoghurt, ice cream, and many others. However, the recent revelation from a virile video which shows the ‘inside’ of the ‘cold room’ where lecturers ‘sexually harass’ students…
Aisha Buhari, Fayemi’s wife seek justice for survivors of sexual harassment
Wife of the president, Aisha Buhari, has called for the prosecution of perpetrators of sexual harassment and violence against girls in the country.
Outrage as sex-for-grades scandal rocks UNILAG
Nigerian universities caught global attention yesterday. But this was not because of academic breakthroughs that earned them some laurels. Rather, it was because of the escapades of randy lecturers.
Sex For Grades: Reactions To BBC Africa's Documentary
Sexual harassment in academic institutions in West Africa has been an issue that surfaces in the public sphere every now, however, it is largely under-reported and swept under the carpet as quickly as it comes. Recently, BBC Africa released an explosive documentary on sexual harassment in West Africa. After gathering dozens of testimonies, BBC Africa Eye…