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22 Jul 2020
Sir: The recent bill the Senate passed on sexual harassment is as a result of the prevalence of sexual harassment in our higher schools.
13 Jul 2020
A legal practitioner and former National Secretary of the Labour Party (LP), Dr. Kayode Ajulo, has described the Sexual Harassment Bill recently passed by the Senate as a welcome...
11 Jul 2020
Mixed reactions have continued to trail the Sexual Harassment Bill recently passed by the senate ostensibly to check the increasing rate of the trend in the country
8 Jul 2020
The Senate, yesterday, passed the Sexual Harassment Bill to safeguard students of tertiary institutions across the federation.
Ahmad Lawan
7 Jul 2020
Nigerian senators Tuesday passed a bill that will protect students from sexual harassment in the country's tertiary institutions if signed into law. The bill, which was sponsored by the Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege (APC – Delta Central), was passed following the consideration of the report of the Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal…
22 Feb 2020
The United Nations (UN) has called on the media and civil society to mobilise support for the passage of the Bill for the Prohibition of Sexual Harassment in Tertiary Institutions.
7 Dec 2019
Exam Ethics Marshals International (EEMI) has urged the National Assembly to fast-track the passage of the Sexual Harassment in Education Institutions Prohibition Bill before it.
7 Nov 2019
The sexual harassment bill sponsored by the Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, and 106 other senators scaled second reading yesterday after an elongated debate.
4 Sep 2016
One of the main legislative issues that would engage the attention of the Senate when it resumes from recess is the concluding debate on the sexual harassment bill that has passed first and second reading.
7 Jul 2016
Just when the Sexual Harassment in Tertiary Institutions Bill 2016 sponsored by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege and 57 others as co-sponsors is gathering steam, university teachers, whose alleged excesses the bill intends to check are kicking against its passage into law, saying it would erode universities’ autonomy. ENO-ABASI SUNDAY, KANAYO UMEH and SEGUN OLANIYI, write on…
27 Jun 2016
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