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Sexual abuse

30 May
To curb rising cases of domestic violence and sexual abuse in the country, Living Impact Christian Centre (LICC), Ilupeju, Lagos, has advocated a united front against the menace, as a lasting solution.
28 May
Child molestation, abuse, kidnapping and murder have become commonplace in Nigeria; hence, there is a need for the stakeholders across the country to rise up to these challenges.
5 May
Celta Vigo striker, Santi Mina, has been sentenced to four years in prison after being found guilty of sexual abuse, reports BBC.
29 Apr
Zara Phythian and her husband, Victor Marke, have been reported to have sexually abused and groomed a 13-year-old girl. Mr Marke and Phythian Zara have both being being slammed with 14 charges. Zara Phythian, who featured in the film Doctor Strange where Benedict Cumberbatch plays the lead role, is said to have filmed the abuse.…
20 Apr
Rivers State Government and the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) have debunked reports of teachers sexually abusing 50 pupils in Rivers State.
17 Apr
30/03/2020- France was thrown into a frenzy. At a time governments, organisations, and individuals were trying to understand the novel coronavirus and witnessing first-hand the effects of the virus, the French government was negotiating with hotels and stores to accommodate victims of domestic abuse. According to the Gender Equality Minister, Marlene Schiappa, the decision to…
22 Nov 2021
Stakeholders of the justice administration sector and civil society organisations (CSOs) have canvassed the declaration of a state of emergency on rape and sexual abuses in the country.
11 Nov 2021
There are claims that sexual abuse is on the rise in Nigeria. And these abuses also commonly happen in schools. Interestingly, these claims are supported with statistics.
11 Nov 2021
The Government, Corporate Organisations and well meaning Nigerians have been urged to sensitise children in Makoko Community on child sexual abuse.
2 Oct 2021
The president of DR Congo wants "frank" cooperation in a probe of allegations of rape and sexual abuse by World Health Organization workers sent to fight Ebola in the country.
1 Oct 2021
Grammy-winning pop star Gloria Estefan revealed Thursday that she was sexually abused by a relative when she was nine years old. The Cuban-American singer shared the childhood trauma during an episode of her Facebook Watch series "Red Table Talk: The Estefans," alongside her adult daughter and niece. "Ninety-three percent of abused children know and trust…
18 Sep 2021
Growing up wasn’t really fun, though I had a pleasant time with myself as a child. I grew up in a family of five, with a father whose religion was love for all.


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The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) on Tuesday arrested five suspected criminals selling and taking illegal drugs under the flyover in Wuse, Abuja.
1 hour ago
Independent National Electoral Commission, has denied recognising Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, and former Akwa Ibom State governor, Godswill Akpabio as candidates in the 2023 general elections. The commission's denial came following a report from an online medium alleging that the commission succumbed to pressure from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), to doctor and backdate…
1 hour ago
Kuda, the Money App for Africans is poised to stamp its footprint in the global banking industry with the appointment of Pavel Khristolubov and Elena Lavezzi as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Strategy Officer (CSO), respectively at the group level. The appointments, which were the outcome of a diligent recruitment process aimed at acquiring fit-for-purpose candidates to help in driving the vision and mission of the financial institution, were recently announced by the Board of Directors of Kuda Technologies Limited.
1 hour ago
The Federal Government has indicated the need to revisit and remodel the ranching programme to address the recurring clashes between herders and farmers across the country.
3 hours ago
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), said females were the prime targets for trafficking for prostitution in 2019 with a total of 373 females.