Wednesday, 31st May 2023

sexual harassment

29 Oct 2022
The head of the British Royal Navy has announced a probe after several whistle-blowers made allegations of widespread sexual harassment of female staff on submarines. The Daily Mail on Saturday published a story based on an interview with Sophie Brook, a former naval lieutenant, who described a "constant campaign of sexual bullying" including male crew…
28 May 2022
With the growing rate of sexual harassment in higher institutions, the Society of Women Accountants of Nigeria (SWAN), an association of the female members of the Institute of Chartered Accountants
6 May 2022
A 20- year-old student, Ebere Obasi, who allegedly sexually harassed a 15-year-old, on Friday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.
22 Mar 2022
Relevant authorities and organisations have been urged to create workable policies to eradicate sexual harassment that women face at workplaces.
31 Dec 2021
Sexual harassment, rape and violence, particularly against children and women, are some major concerns that lawmakers have beamed their searchlight on. The reason is not far-fetched
27 Nov 2021
The Oyo State Government has suspended three staff members of the Oyo State Basic School, Ogbomoso, over alleged sexual harassment.
17 Nov 2021
Lagos State Government has identified sexual harassment, street truancy and depression as factors fuelling social vices among youths within the Lagos Island axis.
Federal Polytechnic Bauchi State
24 Oct 2021
The Governing Council of the Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi has approved the dismissal of two lecturers, Malam Abubakar Baba and Mr Adebusoye Sunday over allegations of sexual harassment levelled against them.
18 Oct 2021
The management of the Federal University Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) has declared that any lecturer caught in the web of sexual harassment of students, as well as students who are involved in cyber crime,...
16 Oct 2021
Lydian John is an award-winning actor, presenter, event host, MC, voice-over artiste, model and public speaker. She attended Our Lady of Fatima Primary School, Akoka
13 Sep 2021
The NECA’s Network of Entrepreneurial Women (NNEW) has called for an end to sexual harassment in Lagos markets.
21 Aug 2021
Sexual harassment in Nigeria continues to be a prevalent public health issue and a violation of human rights, as workplace sexual harassment remains a major challenge to informal


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The member-elect for Ado/Okpokwu/Ogbadibo Federal Constituency, Chief Philip Agbese, has congratulated Governor Hyacinth Alia and his Deputy, Dr. Sam Ode, on their inauguration and subsequent assumption of office.
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Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Olisa Agbakoba, has called on President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s government to dismantle the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to succeed in the corruption war. Agbakoba said in an interview on The Morning Show of Arise Television on Wednesday. He urged the President to relieve the EFCC chairman, Abdulrasheed Bawa.…
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*Questions Gomos' economic prowess A group under the aegis of Concerned Citizens of Plateau State, has accused the Chairperson, Economic Advisory Team in the Simon Lalong-led government, Chief Ezekiel Gomos, ofinefficiency. The group alleged that Gomos' impact as an economic expert has not been felt positively in the state. The group in a statement Wednesday,…
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The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has warned the public to disregard a publication that the commission has commenced its 2023/2024 recruitment exercise. PenCom’s management in a statement issued on Wednesday said the recruitment rumour is untrue. “The publication further states that suitable candidates are to submit their applications through a recruitment portal on the Commission's…
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Ondo State governor Rotimi Akeredolu has vowed to deal with petroleum marketers and owners of fuel stations in the state hoarding the product. Akeredolu made this known in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Richard Olatunde, in Akure. Akeredolu, has therefore directed the states Task Force to move round and deal with those…