Friday, 1st July 2022
<To guardian.ng
Search
Breaking News:

sexual assault

16 Jun 2021
A magistrate court sitting in Lagos state has denied embattled Nigerian actor James Omiyika, popularly known as Baba Ijesha, bail in the ongoing trial over alleged sexual assault. During the trial on Wednesday, Kayode Olabiran, his counsel, prayed the court to release his client, citing his deteriorating health. He said the controversial nature of the…
5 Jun 2021
A woman who accused Cuba Gooding Jr. of groping her at a New York City nightclub has reportedly won a default judgement against the American actor. Natasha Ashworth sued Gooding in October 2019, claiming that while she was serving him at Tao Downtown Nightclub the year before, he repeatedly tried to grope her backside. The…
28 May 2021
Bill Cosby, the 83-year-old actor, who is currently serving three to 10 years in Pennsylvania state prison after being convicted of sexual assault in 2018, has been denied parole nearly three years into his sentence. The Pennsylvania State Parole Board declined Cosby's parole request on May 11 partly over his need to participate in "a…
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…
15 May 2021
Scottish actor Kevin Guthrie has been sentenced to three years in jail for sexual assault. The actor who appeared in the "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" franchise, was accused of sexually assaulting a woman in an apartment in Glasgow, Scotland in 2017. Guthrie denied the charge, telling the Glasgow Sheriff Court he had…
6 May 2021
Disneyland’s revamped Snow White ride is facing backlash for the portrayal of Prince Charming kissing Snow White while she’s asleep. The theme park in Anaheim, California reopened on Friday after shutting down for more than a year in the pandemic and featured a significant overhaul of the classic Snow White ride with upgrades that include…
9 Mar 2021
Earlier this year, multiple people came forward accusing the fashion designer, Alexander Wang of sexual harassment and assault. In January of this year, Wang denied the allegations in a statement as "false, fabricated, and mostly anonymous allegations against me". However, on Monday Evening, the designer issued a new statement on his Instagram story, accepting some…
22 Feb 2021
Music artiste, Marilyn Manson is being investigated by US police over allegations of domestic violence. This probe comes after allegations from at least five women who accused the Disposable Teens singer, whose real name is Brian Warner, of abuse. They include ex-fiancée Evan Rachel Wood, 33, who accused him of sexual misconduct, manipulation, physical and…
10 Jan 2021
Despite the decision of the family of 16-year-old Barakat Melojuekun, allegedly sexually harassed, to drop the charges against the suspended state Commissioner of Environment, Saheed Abudu-Balogun...
8 Oct 2020
33-year-old rapper Olawale Hassan professionally known as Goldie 1 has been sentenced to 10 years and 3 months in prison for raping a woman in 2017. According to reports, the rapper made advances to the woman at a venue in Southend back in February 2017 claiming he was a music producer. She turned down his…
31 Aug 2020
An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Monday ordered that a 40-year-old man, Folarin Rafiu, charged with alleged sexual assault...
Rape
1 Jul 2020
South African police is currently investigating the death of a grandmother who died of shock as she watched her three granddaughters brutally raped in her presence. It is gathered that an intruder in a balaclava broke into the 71-year-old woman's home in Impendle, South Africa. The intruder is said to have locked the three sisters aged…

Latest

1 hour ago
Nollywood actress Kemi Afolabi announced that she has begun treatment for lupus at John Hopkins Hospital. In early 2022, she disclosed that she was battling the autoimmune disease. The actress shared pictures of herself at the hospital on Thursday, revealing that she was undergoing treatment at The John Hopkins Hospital in Maryland, United States. She…
1 hour ago
Search engine giant, Google has trained the first batch of 25 young Alté creatives from Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, Botswana, and South Africa to attend the Residency and be equipped with entrepreneurial skills on how they can enhance the visibility of their brands and cultural exposure.
1 hour ago
Cardi B has released her first single of 2022, "Hot Shit", featuring Kanye "Ye" West and Lil Durk. The almost four-minute-long single is one of the singles off Cardi B's highly anticipated sophomore album. This is Cardi's first solo drop after being featured on other projects, including the extended version of Summer Walker's "No Love,"…
1 hour ago
Thousands of supporters Thursday, trooped out to welcome the Presidential Candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Dumebi Kachikwu, in Sokoto State.
2 hours ago
Medical doctors have given reasons black market or underground/illegal dealings in organ donation, harvesting and transplantation thrive in Nigeria.