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18 Nov 2019
The two men who sued Michael Jackson's estate and were the subject of the "Leaving Neverland" documentary are set to get their day in court to press their sexual abuse claims against the singer's estate, reports TMZ. Wade Robson and James Safechuck sued MJ for sexual abuse, but their lawsuits were dismissed in 2017-partly due…
10 Oct 2019
The Senate yesterday revisited the sexual harassment bill sponsored by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege (APC, Delta Central) and passed by the Eighth Senate. It specifies a five-year jail term for those who fail to contain their sexual excesses.
26 Sep 2019
Grammy award-winning rapper, Cardi B is talking candidly about her sexual assault experience and the #MeToo movement on Untold Stories of Hip Hop set to air Thursday, September 26. In the clip from People, the rapper opens up to host Angie Martinez about the time she was sexually assaulted while on the set of a magazine shoot. “I…
23 Sep 2019
In a bid to curb rising incidence of sexual and gender-based violence, the European Union Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption (RoLAC) programme has inaugurated a Sexual Assault Referral Centre for Robust Outcome (SARC) in Enugwu-Ukwu, Njikoka Council of Anambra State.
6 Sep 2019
Sequel to incessant rape and sexual assault in the country, the Chief Missioner, Nasril-Lahi-L-Fatih Society, Alhaji Abdul-Azeez Onike has said it is imperative for every Muslim to be educated...
R. Kelly
30 Aug 2019
Embattled international singer, Robert Sylvester Kelly better known by his performing name, R. Kelly has filed legal documents through his lawyer making a plea to a federal judge to remove him from solitary confinement and put him in general population. His plea is a risky one because solitary confinement can either drive an inmate crazy or get…
13 Jul 2019
If you are a Nigerian parent raising children in the #MeToo Era then you need to play your part in empowering your children with the information that they need. Parents can no longer hide behind the veil of feeling awkward. At LagosMums we believe strongly that it is a parent’s responsibility to teach their children…
22 Jun 2019
An advice columnist for Elle fashion magazine said in an account published Friday that Donald Trump sexually assaulted her in the dressing room of a New York department store more than two decades ago. E. Jean Carroll said the incident occurred in either 1995 or 1996, when Trump was a prominent real estate developer and…
1 Jun 2019
Chances of embattled American R’n’B singer, Robert Sylvester Kelly popularly known as R.Kelly getting cleared as a free man from charges against him bordering on sexual abuse and assault suffered on the a major set back as he has been slammed with new 11 count charges in Illinois for abuse and sexual assault. According to…
12 May 2019
The 45th president of the United States, Donald John Trump, is, for many reasons, an interesting personality: his extremism-fuelling-rhetoric, explosive declamation, sneering attitude, caustic wits, harsh comments about people, etc. Apart from his eccentricities, critics have branded him a racist, cheat, liar, xenophobic (demeaning attributes which his ex-lawyer, Ambassador David Cohen, strives to impress upon…
27 Mar 2019
Grammy award-winning rapper, Cardi B has taken to Instagram yet again to further address an old video of her admitting to using sex to drug and rape men. The old video which she made three years ago recently surfaced online and has generated a lot of backlash for the Bronx rapper with many even calling…
19 Feb 2019
A Singaporean man described as a "monster" by prosecutors was sentenced to 25-and-a-half years in jail Tuesday for forcing his wife into prostitution and sexually abusing their six-year-old daughter and a niece. The sentence was more than the 22 years sought by state prosecutors because of the gravity of the offences, including punching his wife…


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About four members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have allegedly returned a total of N122.4 million paid to their accounts by the party’s leadership ...
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Stakeholders have applauded All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential standard-bearer, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, for creating Local Government Directorate in the Presidential Campaign Council (PCC).
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Kebbi State Police Command has confirmed death of three officers in a motor accident. The Command’s spokesperson, Nafiu Abubakar, who confirmed the incident in a statement...
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Lagos State Government has suspended all activities of Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) with immediate effect to fulfill one of the cardinal objectives of the T.H.E.M.E.S agenda.
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Sports enthusiasts from within and outside Akwa Ibom State have gathered in Eket for the official commissioning of the city’s new 18,000-seat stadium today.