Some participants at the event

Muffled Voices: FG Must Investigate Rape Allegations In IDP Camps-University Don

Associate Professor of Mass Communication, University of Lagos, Dr. Oloruntola Sunday has called on the Federal Government to investigate cases of rape and corruption in the Internally Displaced Persons’ camps in Nigeria. The university teacher made the call during the public presentation of ‘Muffled Voices’, a publication published by Christian media group, Journalists For Christ […]

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My Husband Raped My 2 Daughters, Defiled My Underage, Trader Tells Court

A trader, Mrs Tope Ogba on Monday told an Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offence Court, that her husband, Mr Gabriel, allegedly raped their two adult daughters. Led in evidence by Mrs K A Momoh-Ayokambi, the Lagos state prosecutor, Tope also alleged that her husband defiled their underage daughter and almost set her ablaze when […]

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Rape Incidents Alarming, Under-Reported – Expert

Dr Kemi Ademola-Aremu, a Gender Activist, on Wednesday said incidents of rape are alarming and under-reported in the country. She also described as worrisome the non-availability of correct statistics on rape cases in Oyo State. Ademola-Aremu, the Executive Director, Choice Solution Welfare Initiative International (CSWII), made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria in Ibadan. She […]

Ambode Wants 25-year Imprisonment For Rapists

Anyone found guilty of rape should be jailed for 25 years, Lagos State Governor,Akinwumi Ambode,has recommended. He made the suggestion on Monday when he led a walk against Domestic and Sexual Violence in Alausa, Ikeja, along with top government functionaries. He said it was time to walk the talk and ensure that all hands were […]

Female Corps Member relates How Okada Rider Almost Raped Her

Tayo Olanipekun A female Corps Member has taken to the social media to narrate how she wrestled with a commercial motor cyclist, popularly called Okada rider, who attempted to rape her in an isolated part of the road from her place of primary assignment for the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). Explaining on Instagram, today, […]

Naval officer, who was raped by a senior colleague, commits suicide

A South Korean female naval officer apparently killed herself after being allegedly raped by a senior colleague, a defence ministry spokesman said Thursday. The victim, a lieutenant, was found dead in her single-room apartment on Wednesday, where a message was found reading: “Tomorrow, I won’t be in this world any longer.” “The lieutenant appeared to […]

I didn’t defile her- rape suspect

Folake Sokoya A 42-year-old man, Lucky Emmanuel, who was paraded at the Lagos State Police Command, Ikeja on Wednesday for defiling a 13-year-old girl has said that he already paid the sum of N64, 000 partial payment of the girl’s bride price to her parents when she was confirmed pregnant. The suspect who resides at […]

Man Rapes Wife’s Younger Sister, Arrested

Folake Sokoya The Ogun state police command has arrested one Kingsley Chigbo for defiling his wife’s 13years old younger sister. The incident was reported to the police at sango Ota divisional headquarters by one Peju  osoba who is the coordinator Of an Abeokuta based child protection Network. She reported that one of her staffs in […]