sexual harrament

The Nigerian Senate has passed a bill that seeks to protect students, especially the females from all forms of sexual harassment on campus. The bill was sponsored by the Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege who represents Delta central senatorial district. Titled, “a bill for an Act to prevent, prohibit and redress sexual harassment of students in […]

Adegboyega Adenekan, a supervisor at Chrisland  School, Lekki, Lagos, has been  sentenced to 60 years in prison today for raping a 2-year-old child. Justice Sybil Nwaka of an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court  handed down the sentence, convicting  Adenekan on a count charge of defilement. She held that evidence before the court showed […]

64 year old Bassey Archibong, of No. 10 Kunle Dipo Avenue, Majidun, Owutu, in the Ikorodu district of Lagos State, has been imprisoned for raping his four daughters between the ages of 12 and 20.Archibong had been sexually abusing them since 2016. He was arraigned on three counts of continuous sexual relations with his daughters, […]

Yesterday, the Nigerian senate revisited the sexual harassment bill sponsored by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege (APC, Delta Central) and passed by the Eighth Senate. The Bill, which was introduced in October 2016, prohibits any form of sexual relationship between lecturers and their students and prescribes jail term of up to five years for those who engage […]

The University of Lagos, Akoka, has suspended Dr Boniface Igbeneghu of the Department of European Languages and Integrated Studies, Faculty of Arts, after he was filmed making sexual advances to an ‘admission seeker’. Igbeneghu, a pastor with the Foursquare Gospel Church, was also suspended by the church over the footage, which went viral on the […]

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