July 29, 2017

Girl, 14, Raped To Death In Abule Ado, Lagos

Obiamaka Orakwue, a Junior Secondary Scbool 3 student from Obosi in Anambra State, was reportedly raped to death in her home in Abule Ado, Lagos state, on the 10th of July, 2017. Giving an account of the incident, the distraught mother of the deceased, Mrs Orakwue, said: “I was at […]
May 13, 2017

13-year-old Rape Victim Gives Birth In Lagos

A 13-year-old girl, Endurance, who was allegedly raped and impregnated by a tailor in the Ajamgbadi area of Lagos State, has been delivered of a baby girl. She was said to have given birth naturally and without any complication at the Igando General Hospital. The Primary 5 pupil was alleged […]
April 26, 2017

Violence Against Women Getting Unbearable In Plateau – Groups

A man returned to his house at 1 a.m., insisted on having sex with his wife that had spent the whole day at the farm while he caroused about the town. The woman complained she was tired and begged for more time to rest, so as to be better ready […]
December 7, 2016

Six officials arrested for allegedly raping vulnerable IDPs

After allegedly raping Internally Displaced Persons in North-Eastern Nigeria, three soldiers, two policemen and a prison official have been arrested.
September 3, 2016

Man sentenced to 297 years in jail for continuously raping 7-year-old relative

Robert Jude Vajda, 51, over a five-year period, prosecutors say subjected a family member to repeated sexual abuse. On Tuesday, Vajda was sentenced to three 99-year sentences in Montgomery County for a felony charge of aggravated sexual assault of a child. “Because of the jury’s hard work and dedication, the […]
August 24, 2016

Man raped by two men in broad daylight

A man was found lying in a park in Crawley, United Kingdom after allegedly being raped in broad daylight by two men. He was walking through Goffs Park in Sussex on Friday morning when he said he was pushed against a wall, forced to the floor and raped. A passerby […]
August 12, 2016

Five Nigerian ‘businessmen’ gang-rape their client, demanded two million Naira

Five suspects, who claimed to be businessmen, have been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly abducting and gang-raping a woman. According to PUNCH Metro, the suspects – Ugochukwu Eso, Gabriel Obinna, Chinedu Ezechukwu, Akubueze Nnadozie and Godwin Balogun – used an unnamed hotel, in the Agege area […]
August 9, 2016

“Nigeria’s abortion laws need to be reviewed” -IPAS Country Director, Hauwa Shekarau

The trauma of rape and unwanted pregnancies forces victims to procure unsafe abortion, facing risks of death and reproductive health complications. In order to address this challenge, Gender activist and Nigeria Country Director of the international NGO, IPAS, Hauwa Shekarau, in an exclusive interview with National Mirror,  calls for a […]