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10 Oct
The wife of Lagos State Governor, Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, said neglect of the boy-child over the years is responsible for the high incidence of kidnapping, insurgency, cultism, banditry
8 Oct
It is never an easy thing to know what to say when a loved one or friend tells you they have been sexually assaulted or raped.
6 Oct
A Chief Magistrate Court, Minna, has remanded a 40 year-old-man, Ismaila Yahaya in Minna Correctional Centre for allegedly raping eight-year-old, Khadijat Abdullahi of Ayishi area of Bosso
29 Sep
Prosecutors in Ivory Coast said Wednesday they had opened an investigation into a prominent minister who had been accused of rape by a young woman.
22 Sep
The rate at which rape is becoming rampant in the society is quite alarming and the most dreadful part of it is the fact that people do not get raped in confined places outside their homes...
7 Sep
The League of Anambra Professionals (LAP) has called on the governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, to urgently oversee the enactment of law for the prohibition areas of open grazing in the state.
6 Sep
Police investigating sexual assault allegations against Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy have charged a second man with rape, British police said Monday.
21 Aug
In a bid to provide a multi-sectoral survivor-centered approach in responding to domestic and sexual violence in the state, the Lagos State Domestic, and Sexual Violence Response Team
18 Aug
Sir: For over a decade, Nigeria has been fraught with insecurity challenges, ranging from Boko Haram and their ISWAP counterparts to bandits and unknown gunmen. Amidst all this, the statistics of unemployed youths and graduates in the nation have been rising at an alarming rate. One would wonder if this government which is saddled with…
17 Aug
Chinese-Canadian pop star Kris Wu have been arrested over allegations of rape, in a scandal that has drawn widespread condemnation on social media. The saga has evoked China's #MeToo movement, which saw a wave of women come forward in 2018 voicing experiences of sexual harassment -- sometimes involving powerful public figures. Last month nineteen-year-old student…
12 Aug
"Suicide Squad" actor Joel Kinnaman is under investigation in Sweden for the alleged rape of a model, however the actor claims the accusation comes from an obsessed woman seeking revenge over a restraining order. Swedish prosecutors announced Wednesday they had opened a criminal investigation after police received a complaint accusing an actor of rape. Bella…
12 Aug
A widespread sigh of relief greeted the passage of Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) Bill in Sokoto; six years after the law came into effect in Nigeria.

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Uber and Bolt drivers have called on ride hailing companies operating in Nigeria to conduct proper profiling of riders in order to stop frequent killing of innocent drivers by criminally minded users.
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Suspected pirates have abducted an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff working at the Conoil field in Koluama 1 in Bayelsa.
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NAIROBI, Kenya, 6 December 2021- /African Media Agency (AMA) /- The Kerry Group has expanded its footprint in Africa following its acquisition of Rwanda-based Afribon. This transaction further enhances Kerry’s focus as a leading business to business ingredient solutions provider for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical markets.  Launched in 2012, Afribon is specialised in the…
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President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Auditors-General across the country to introduce strategies that will help stamp out corruption from the system.
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The Borno Police Command on Monday said it arrested five suspected rapists and a woman in possession of 90 rounds of ammunition.