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Actor, Baba Ijesa May Face Life Imprisonment

The Lagos State Government is to press charges against Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James, popularly known as ”Baba Ijesa” for sexual assault. A statement by the Lagos State Commissioner for Justice, Mr, Moyosore Onigbanjo, on Tuesday says the Directorate of Public Prosecutions recommended five charges against the suspects. The sexual assault charge is punishable by life Continue Reading

Incessant Rape Attacks and the Ways Out

Ogun State has had its fair share of incidences of rape in the recent times. From the case of a twenty-seven-year-old man raping an eighty-year-old woman, and that of the twenty-eight-year-old that attempted to kill the victim after rape to that of the secondary school teacher who defiled his fourteen-year-old student, the list goes on and […]Continue Reading

Ekiti Govt. to Establish Sexual Assault Centres

Ekiti State Government is to establish sexual assault referral centres to address incidences of rape in the society.  Wife of the Governor, Erelu Bisi Fayemi stated this in Ado Ekiti during an interactive session on gender-based violence with heads of broadcast media stations in Ekiti state. Erelu Fayemi explained that the centres would be strategically […]Continue Reading