Sex For Grades
Kiki Mordi's "BBC Eye: Sex For Grades" Investigation Bags Emmy Nomination
The internet went agog last year when the "Sex for grades" documentary was released. An investigation that has since led to a revolution against the exchange of sex for grades among some university lecturers. This investigation has brought Kiki Mordi to the international audience. Kiki Mordi on Tuesday tweeted that she has been nominated for…
Sex-for-marks: UniAbuja sacks dean
The University of Abuja (UniAbuja) has dismissed a professor and former dean of the Faculty of Agriculture, Adeniji Adedayo Abiodun for sexually harassing a student. UniAbuja's head of information and university relations, Habib Yakoob, said the Santa’s of the institution also approved the dismissal of Professor Agaptus Buzo – Chibuzo Orji of the Department of…
Sex for grades in Nigerian universities
In recent times, stories have been flying around concerning the situation of things in Nigerian universities especially cases of sexual harassment of female students by male lecturers.
Sex for Grades: UNIPORT goes tough on students, lecturers
The Federal Government is embarrassed by increased allegations of sexual misconduct in the country’s tertiary institutions, the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has said.
Undergraduates appraise effectiveness of sexual harassment prohibition bill
Following the BBC sex-for-grades documentary and its fad on social media, the National Assembly has revisited the sexual harassment prohibition bill which was first proposed under former Senate President, Bukola Saraki but did not gain popular support.
This excellent article by Martins Oloja summarises it all: “The BBC would not have come to Lagos if we had followed up on the discovery of a randy Professor Richard Akindele who was sentenced to two years in prison in December last year”
Tackling The Problem Of Sex For Grades In Nigerian Universities
Yet again is the clash of interest with the discourse of sexual abuse. #SexForGradeshas the internet, social media and the world walking on eggshells. Recent findings revealing what goes on in West African universities; the University of Lagos and the University of Ghana, have brought to light an expose on girls suffering in silence while…
#SexForGrades: Dr Boniface Igbeneghu Alleges BBC Set Him Up
A few days ago, October 7, BBC Africa Eye released a documentary that shook many as it brought to light the burning issue of sex for grades in West African Universities. The documentary titled "Sex For Grades" focused on two prominent universities, University of Lagos (Nigeria) and the University of Ghana where some undercover journalists…
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.
Sex for grades: Ghana varsity says no evidence against lecturers
The University of Ghana has said there is no evidence that two of its lecturers captured in a BBC documentary were demanding sex in exchange for grades from female students. “If you look at the transcript that they added, there is no evidence of sex for grade," chairperson of the anti-sexual harassment committee of the…
Sex For Grades: Angry Nigerian Calls Out Falz For Not Championing The Cause
BBC Africa Eye's documentary titled "Sex for Grades" released on Monday literally broke the internet after its shocking revelation of moral misconducts in universities. Reporter Kiki Mordi, who knows first-hand how devastating sexual harassment can be, reveals what happens behind closed doors at some of the region’s most prestigious universities, went undercover to expose this…