Islamic groups link rising sexual assaults to moral, justice collapse
Muslim organisations have expressed worry over the spate of rape in the country, attributing the upsurge in sexual assaults moral decadence and justice collapse.
Leeds PhD Student Who Rapes Male Students Sentenced To Life In Prison
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…
Conon McGregor Investigated For Second Alleged Sexual Assault
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…
No time limit for reporting rape cases, says Police
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.
As #MeToo moves across the world, is Nigeria next?
In October last year, multiple accusations of sexual assault and misconduct were leveled at Hollywood movie producer, Harvey Weinstein.
Deadlocked Cosby jury eyes fifth day of deliberations
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.
Experts canvass stiffer penalties for violence against women
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.