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16 Feb
  Trey Songz has been accused of raping a woman in his home in a sexual assault case worth $20 million. The sexual assault case was filed against the popular artiste by a Jane Doe whose alleged relationship with Songz was first consensual but later changed on March 24, 2016. The anonymous lady alleged that…
14 Jul 2021
A new report released yesterday by Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) said the state recorded 1,617 cases of sexual assaults in six months.
9 Apr 2021
Lagos State Government, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the British Council and the European Union have called for concerted efforts to curtail sexual assaults and gender-based violence, particularly in the state and Nigeria in general.
12 Jun 2020
Muslim organisations have expressed worry over the spate of rape in the country, attributing the upsurge in sexual assaults moral decadence and justice collapse.
7 Jan 2020
This is not one of the usual rape stories, a Leeds Ph.D. student, Reynard Sinaga, who has been described as the UK's 'most prolific rapist', was sentenced to a minimum of 30 years in prison today at Manchester Crown Court according to The Leeds Tab. Police say there are pieces of evidence that suggest 36-year-old…
20 Oct 2019
According to Conor McGregor is reportedly being investigated for a second alleged sexual assault although he hasn't been arrested and vehemently denies the claim. The UFC star has been accused of sexually assaulting a 20-something woman in her car last week outside of a Dublin pub, and a complaint has been filed with police there. This…
13 Jul 2019
The Nigerian Police yesterday said there is no time limit for reporting cases of rape and other sexual assaults to the security and other appropriate agencies in the country. They insisted that irrespective of how long it takes a rape victim to report the case, the Police and the state owe him or her a responsibility to diligently investigate the complaint and bring offenders to book.
24 Jan 2018
In October last year, multiple accusations of sexual assault and misconduct were leveled at Hollywood movie producer, Harvey Weinstein.
17 Jun 2017
It was a stunning development for the 79-year-old pioneering black entertainer who had risked spending the rest of his life in prison if convicted on drugging and molesting a woman at his home 13 years ago.
16 Jun 2017
The 79-year-old pioneering black actor could face the rest of his life in prison if convicted on three counts of aggravated indecent assault against 44-year-old Andrea Constand at his Philadelphia mansion in January 2004.
23 May 2017
In the face of increasing wave of sexual assaults and violence against women, government has been tasked on tougher legal punishment for offenders, to serve as deterrent.
19 Oct 2016
In the midst of misogynist commentary and tales of sexual assault on women being swept under the rug in the name of “locker room” banter, let’s get one thing clear ...

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