Thursday, 28th October 2021
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Sexual violence

1 day ago
Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF), a non-profit organisation established to raise awareness and address the prevalence of rape, sexual violence and trafficking of young girls and women in communities across the country...
29 Aug
A non-governmental organisation, Soroptimist International, Gwarinpa Branch, Abuja, has given advice and information on how survivors of human trafficking and sexual violence can cope with the trauma.
14 Jul
Tasks parents on vigilance against offenders Disturbed by the rising cases of sexual violence in the country, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), Kick Against Child Abuse (KACA), in partnership with a music label, Jamika Entertainment, has organised an awareness to arouse parents and guardians to be watchful of the predators in the society. During the exercise,…
2 Jul
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Biola Idris for physically assaulting his wife and inflicting grievous bodily injuries on her.
1 Jun
Richflavour Communications, the producer of Men’s Planet on Jordan 105.5fm, in conjunction with Child Safety Education and Protection Initiative (CSEPI), is set to hold a walk to campaign against child abuse i
15 Apr
United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), justice stakeholders and health providers have moved to identify gaps hindering prosecution of cases of sexual violence against women and children.
30 Mar
The Women At Risk International Foundation (WARIF) with support from the Joint EU-UN Spotlight Initiative has called for application to students currently enrolled in any tertiary institution...
15 Mar
Tens of thousands of women protested across Australia against sexual violence and gender inequality on Monday, as outrage grew over rape allegations that have convulsed the conservative government.
16 Dec 2020
The Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF) has completed the first ever virtual classroom training on the prevention of sexual violence in Nigeria.
11 Dec 2020
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved the release of N350 million for Lagos State Health Scheme (LSHS) equity fund to provide free healthcare for 50,000 orphans, elderly and vulnerable
18 Sep 2020
The journey to recovery from sexual violence can feel lonely for the survivor, as the people around them most times find it difficult to understand what they are going through and therefore do not know how to be of help. Having a support system is one of the major needs of a sexual violence survivor.…
1 Sep 2020
A non-profit organisation, IPAS, says that Nigeria is witnessing a rise in sexual violence, including rape and incest.


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West Africa bloc ECOWAS on Thursday branded Mali's recent expulsion of its representative as "extreme," and said it would continue pushing for a transition to civilian rule in the Sahel state.
58 mins ago
The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has given reasons why Nigerians cannot feel the impact of Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN’s) N100 billion intervention fund for the pharmaceutical sector until next year.
1 hour ago
Barcelona was moving closer to appointing Xavi Hernandez on Thursday after the club sacked Ronald Koeman as coach.
1 hour ago
Bayern Munich veteran Thomas Mueller has apologised to their fans and admitted the 5-0 thrashing at Moenchengladbach in the German Cup was the worst defeat he has experienced during 13 years playing in the famous red shirt.
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In 2017, a lot of Nigerians expressed their dismay over the failure of 22,000 teachers who failed the competency test conducted by the Kaduna state government for its teachers. Early in the year, the Federal Government through the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria also announced that more than 50% of Nigeria teachers are not qualified…