Wednesday, 8th February 2023
Breaking News:


18 Sep
The fourteen-year-old stowaway boy found in an aircraft at the Ikeja Airport in Lagos is symptomatic of the frustration of the Nigerian youth with a system that has failed them serially.
28 Aug
The planned move by the Lagos State Government to introduce compulsory marital effectiveness preparatory counselling for intending couples to ensure proper awareness of the state’s domestic
17 Aug
Mechanisms that will assist in reducing the risk of attacks, especially rape, on women in Taraba State have been put in place by Nigeria for Women Project (NFWP).
12 Aug 2022
Nollywood actor Moses Armstrong was charged with the rape of a minor and supplying abortion drugs by a State High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom, on Wednesday, August 10, 2022. The four charges were read to Armstrong for the first time since his arrest on June 13. The actor pleaded not guilty to the…
2 Aug 2022
More than 80 people arrested following a gang-rape of eight South African women appeared before a court on Monday, as the police minister described the assault as the "shame of the nation".
22 Jul 2022
The federation envisions a drug-free society, free from rape, domestic violence, drug abuse, addiction, misuse, depression and other related health and mental issues.
14 Jul 2022
An apex Yoruba in Diaspora organisation, Yoruba One Voice (YOV), yesterday, urged the United Nations (UN) Secretary-General, Mr. Antonio Guterres, to save Yorubaland from imminent collapse.
24 Jun 2022
London mayor Sadiq Khan said Friday he was "extremely concerned" after the Metropolitan Police force revealed that seven more referrals involving strip searches of children had been made to the police watchdog.
14 Jun 2022
The police in Rivers have arrested a 34-year-old man, simply identified as Preye, for allegedly defiling his female lover’s nine-year-old niece for four years.
14 Jun 2022
Hundreds of youths and elderly persons, under the auspices of Yoruba Self-determination Groups in the South-West, yesterday, staged a protest against killings, kidnappings, rape
14 Jun 2022
A suspected internet fraudster, Ifeanyi Osuji, from Agbaharansu community in Ehime Mbano Local Council of Imo State has allegedly raped a young girl to death.
14 Jun 2022
I have just gone through an April 17, 2022 piece titled, “Senior Advocates Of Whatever” and credited to distinguished learned Professor and inimitable human rights activist


44 mins ago
The coach of Christian Atsu's Turkish club Hatayspor said on Wednesday the Ghana midfielder has not been found following the devastating earthquake in Turkey despite contradictory announcements earlier this week.
52 mins ago
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said Wednesday "nothing is off the table" in terms of military aid for Ukraine, as President Volodymyr Zelensky stepped up his demands for help ahead of talks with EU leaders.
57 mins ago
At least two children were killed after a bus crashed into a day care center near Montreal on Wednesday, police said, with the driver arrested for homicide and eyewitnesses suggesting he may have acted deliberately.
2 hours ago
To boost the capacity of relevant stakeholders working to protect migrants in vulnerable situations, the federal ministry of Women’s Affairs and the United Nations, (UN), and the International Organization of Migration, (IOM), have agreed to work together to fashion sustainable solutions to the issue.
2 hours ago
The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to remove the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Lagos, Olusegun Agbaje, for alleged partisanship and compromise.