Tag: Violence against women

Catholic Archdiocese advocates more shelters for victims of gender-based violence

The Justice, Development and Peace Centre (JDPC), Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, has called for the establishment of more shelters across the country for victims of gender-based violence. JDPC made the call on Saturday in a communique issued at the end of the 2021 International Day for the Elimination of Violence[Read More…]

Olusegun Adeniyi: Sexual violence against women; Why men’s voices matter

In writing my book, ‘From Frying Pan to Fire: How African Migrants Risk Everything in their Futile Search for a Better Life in Europe’ published in 2018,i visited many cities in Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom. But it was on the continent (of Africa) that I was confronted with[Read More…]

Abduction Of Borno Girls: FG Inaugurates Task Force On Sexual Abuse and Violence Against Children

The Federal Government of Nigeria has set up a National Joint Task Force for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse and Violence against Children in Nigeria, In a bid to address the growing cases of violence against children, especially child sexual abuse, rape and abduction of innocent children. Minister of[Read More…]