Sixteen-year-old Ms. Irene Asibazuyo, a Ugandan, is still living with the traumatic memories of a sexual attack. As a result of the incident, she dropped out of formal education, but decided to apply for a job at a salon.
U.S. President Donald Trump denied a new accusation of sexual violence raised by a woman who said she had to fight him off more than 20 years ago in the dressing room of a high-end New York department store.
An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State on Friday remanded 31-year-old Godspower Johnson accused of beating his wife to death during a fight over sex. Chief Magistrate O.O. Olatunji, ordered […]
By Suleiman Adamu An Amnesty International investigation has exposed sexual violence against children and women by security agents and inmates at two high-security prison facilities in Borno State, Nigeria. This was contained […]
Sex offenders register has been developed in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, aimed at containing violence against persons in the federal capital.
Some front line international agencies operating in Nigeria are currently making efforts to bridge the gaps in social support and effective justice services for victims of sexual assault in the country.
Bothered by the barrage of allegations of sex abuse by Catholic priests in a lot of countries, Pope Francis, in an unprecedented manner wrote an epistle to all Catholic faithfuls asking each member to help eliminate what he described as “this culture of death”.
Harvey Weinstein has arrived at a police station in New York where he is expected to surrender himself to face criminal charges in a sexual assault probe.
Cosby, 80, best known as the lovable father from the 1980s TV hit “The Cosby Show,” faces up to 10 years in prison for each of three counts of aggravated indecent assault against Andrea Constand, 45, following a three-week trial at the Montgomery County courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania.
Police have begun investigation into allegations of against a forensic police investigators alleged to have assaulted two pupils at a Soweto primary school.
They say this tarnishes the image of the police force in South Africa.
The investigator had gone to the school to prepare children for an upcoming case against a security guard who allegedly molested 87 pupils.