Wanted: A national coalition against rape
What has become a serious source of worry to many Nigerians is the dehumanising, wicked and heartless cases of rape of minors, girls, ladies and women in the country.
UNILAG student arrested for rape
A 400 level student of the University of Lagos, Oluwaseyi Anyiam, appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly defiling a fellow student.
Delta Police charge three princes with rape
The three persons pleaded guilty and were granted bail. They were accused of raping a 15-year-old princess and secondary school student (names withheld) in the palace of the Obi of Idumuje-Ugboko.
Group takes campaign against rape, sexual violence to secondary schools
The campaign, which is part of programmes, lined up to commemorate the International Women’s Day is to create awareness among children particularly females on such vices as rape, domestic and sexual violence...
Ekiti, Nassarawa set to teach sex education in schools
To tackle rampant cases of sexual abuse among youths, secondary schools in Ekiti and Nassarawa States are set to educate their students on sex and reproductive health.
Expert tasks FG, police on rape, sexual abuse
Keeping them in prison custody for long, according to experts, may aggravate the problem, as they are likely to constitute security risk to themselves and others.
Delta seeks assault referral centre for rape victims
The Delta State Government has advocated the need for an assault referral centre for rape victims.
‘Psychologically, we abuse children unknowingly’
First of all, we have violence; it’s a sin and no matter how we look at it, it’s wrong. Where does this violence happen mostly? In the home and the home is referred to as the domestic church.