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21 May 2021
Lady Gaga has revealed she suffered a breakdown as a result of sexual assault that led to pregnancy. According to her in a report by BBC, the star was 19 when she was raped by a male music producer, who had threatened to burn her music if she did not take her clothes off. She…
9 May 2021
For a long time now, Nigerians have had their bellies filled with grief. We become constipated with it every time we remember that one in every four Nigerian women has been raped in their lifetime, as is documented in a 2019 NOI Polls. It seems like our grief is reborn whenever we hear a new…
1 May 2021
Three staff of Kano state Primary Health Care Management Board accused of rape, abortion and fraud have been dismissed.
28 Apr 2021
Popular Yoruba Actor Iyabo Ojo has lambasted Yomi Fabiyi over the comments he made on social media sympathising with Baba Ijesha who has been arrested for allegedly molesting a 14-year-old girl. His post came after police revealed in a statement that Baba Ijesha confessed to the crime and was caught on CCTV. Yoruba actor Yomi…
23 Apr 2021
Lil Mosey is reportedly wanted by police in his home state of Washington according to a report from TMZ on Thursday. The rapper, born Lathan Echols, has been charged with second-degree rape stemming from an alleged incident in January of this year. Due to his failure to appear in court on Wednesday, he is now…
7 Apr 2021
Gunmen, suspected to be Fulani herdsmen, yesterday attacked three women farmers at Irele-Ekiti in Ikole Local Council of the state for refusing rape.
28 Mar 2021
It’s been six months since Bolu* was raped by a neighbour, she still has problems sleeping and limits her interactions with neighbours for fear of someone referencing her rape in a hurtful manner. Bolu is just 12 years old and is not equipped to manage this kind of stress. The age of consent in Nigeria…
18 Mar 2021
US singer Demi Lovato revealed she was raped as a virgin during her teenage years as a Disney Channel actress and pop star, in a tell-all documentary that opened the online South By Southwest festival Tuesday. "Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil," a YouTube Originals series, centers on Lovato's notorious 2018 fentanyl overdose that caused…
18 Mar 2021
A Bayelsa State High Court sitting in Yenagoa, on Wednesday, sentenced a 50-year-old electrical engineer, Preye Ojoko, to five years in jail for the serial rape of his 17-year-old sister-in-law.
17 Mar 2021
Akwa Ibom State High Court sitting in Uyo has sentenced a 40-year-old man, Aniekan John Udom, to life in prison for raping an 8-year-old boy. Udom, a native of Ikot Nkim in Ibesikpo Asutan Local Government Area, was sentenced by Justice Bennett Ilaumo, having been found guilty of rape, which is punishable by sections one…
21 Feb 2021
The Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) have resolved together to tackle the menace of rape in Nigeria.
7 Feb 2021
For the dozens of women training at a shooting range near Johannesburg, learning how to use a gun has become a means of protection in a country where a woman is murdered every three hours.

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