Tag: Sexual Harrasement

2 years after BBC Documentary, UNILAG sacks lecturers indicted in #SexForGrades scandal

Two lecturers of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, who were involved in a sex-for-marks scandal, Boniface Igbeneghu and Samuel Oladipo, have been dismissed by the institution. The university’s new governing council, which is headed by a medical practitioner and an alumnus of the institution, Lanre Tejuoso, took the decision[Read More…]

Sex For Passport: Nigerian embassy in Germany suspends security guard

The Nigerian Embassy  in Germany  has suspended a security guard, identified as Martins, in connection with allegations of sexual abuse and other criminal activity. NewsWireNGR gathered that the official was suspended for allegedly having sex with ladies who applied for passport renewals. Viral video Footage on social media showed the[Read More…]

“I Didn’t Get A Part Because I Didn’t Agree To Sleep With Somebody.”- READ Nigeria’s Nollywood Sexual Harassment Tales

A deluge of claims against Hollywood film mogul Harvey Weinstein has sparked countless stories of sexual harassment in the social media #MeToo campaign, with women using Twitter and Facebook to recount experiences of being abused, groped, molested and raped by bosses, teachers and family. Nollywood actors told the Thomson Reuters[Read More…]

Men Don’t Have “Anointing” To Resist Sexual Harassment Says Senator Dino Melaye

Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, says some men do not have the “anointing” to resist sexual harassment. Speaking at plenary on Tuesday during a debate on a bill prohibiting sexual harassment of students by educators in tertiary educational institutions, Melaye said sexual harassment was a two-way traffic. He argued[Read More…]

Female Yahoo Executive Sued For Sexual Harassment

By Devika Krishna Kumar  (Reuters) – A high-level female Yahoo Inc executive has been sued in California by a woman who worked under her and is accusing her former boss of sexual harassment and wrongful termination. Maria Zhang, a senior director of engineering at Yahoo Mobile, has been sued by[Read More…]

Seun Kuti Mobilize Students Against Nigerian Lecturers Demanding Bribe & Sex For Grades

Oluseun Anikulapo Kuti also known as Seun Kuti, a Nigerian musician, and the youngest son of legendary afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti has called on Nigerian female students to name and shame lecturers that demand bribe and sex for grades. Seun who took to the social networking site, twitter said now[Read More…]