I was in my boss’ car while we drove home with a friend of hers, seated at the front with her. They started the ladies’ chit-chat when her friend suddenly wore a long face and snapped out:
Wednesday, 31 August 2016
The Antenatal Care Unit of one of the Lagos State General Hospitals was quiet save for the snores of a young girl who was very deep in sleep.
She sat on one of the long benches and rested her head on her folded arms, which she was using like a pillow - her arms were placed on the back-rest of a bench at her front.
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 24-year-old security guard, Ossai Sylvester, for allegedly sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl in the Victoria Island area of the state.
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 60-year-old man and two others alleged to have repeatedly gang-raped a 13-year-old primary six pupil until she became pregnant, in Majidun area of Lagos.
ABUJA—The Federal Capital Territory Police Command, yesterday, said it had concluded plans to dock a Catholic priest, Reverend Father Anthony Ochigbo, before an Abuja High Court over allegation that he raped a 10-year-old girl.
Tuesday, 30 August 2016
A Gudu Upper Area Court, Abuja, on Monday remanded the parish priest of the Church of Assumption, Asokoro, Rev. Fr. Anthony Ochigbo, in police custody, for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl.
The Kaduna State Government has proposed life imprisonment for rapists in the new Child Right Bill forwarded to the state House of Assembly for passage into law.
A Pentecostal pastor with the Jesus Miracle Ministries, Awka, Anambra State (names withheld) is on the run after he allegedly sexually assaulted a 13-year-old boy.
Three suspects, who allegedly gang raped a 14-year-old girl in Okeota Ona Grammar school road in Ikorodu area of Lagos, have been arrested by the police. it was gathered that three of the suspects, Afeez, Kabiru and Ramon are currently at large while Olabisi Olasunkanmi and Jamiu are being investigated by Juvenile and women centre at the Igbogbo Divisional Police Ikorodu.
Popular Nollywood actress, Ireti Doyle, has waded into the incessant rape incidents in the country.