Posts Tagged ‘BBC’

Christian magazine editor quits in row over Trump’s evangelical support

Evangelical support for US President Donald Trump is back in the spotlight after the resignation of a leading journalist for Christian Post magazine. Journalist Napp Nazworth’s departure follows an op-ed from another Christian outlet calling for Mr Trump’s removal. The ensuing outcry has served as a proxy war among US evangelists over Mr Trump’s largely […]

CIA-Backed Afghan ‘Death Squads’ Behind ‘War Crimes’, Targeted Civilians – Report

The international group Human Rights Watch (HRW) has alleged in a new report set that Afghan strike groups, backed by the Central Intelligence Agency, “committed summary executions and other grave abuses without accountability”, the BBC reports. According to the outlet, these militants are responsible for extrajudicial killings, attacks on medical workers, disappearances, and other abuses […]

#SexForGrades: UNILAG suspends another lecturer over BBC sex scandal documentary

The University of Lagos, has suspended another lecturer, Dr Samuel Oladipo, of the Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, after he was also indicted in the Sex for Grade documentary produced by the British Broadcasting Corporation BBC. Oladipo was caught on tape pressuring journalist, Kiki Mordi, who posed as a female student, for sex. Oladipo in […]

#SexForGrades: BBC journalist who went undercover to expose lecturers begins receiving death threats

BBC journalist, Kiki Mordi, has told reporters that she had received subtle threats since her widely applauded undercover investigation into sexual harassment of female students by male lecturers at the University of Lagos and the University of Ghana respectively was published. The investigation, which took almost a year, saw Mordi and other undercover female journalists secretly filming […]

#SexForGrades: ”I will not be pressured to speak”- UNILAG lecturer featured in documentary

Dr Boniface Igbeneghu has stated that he will not be speaking anytime soon on the allegations of sexual harassment levelled against him in the BBC #SexForGrades investigative documentary that was released on Monday, October 7th. Igbeneghu, a senior lecturer and also an associate pastor with the Foursquare Gospel Church, was caught on tape seeking sexual favours […]

#SexForGrades: Time to Revisit Sexual Harassment Bill, Saraki Urges Buhari, Senate

Former President of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Assembly to revisit the sexual harassment bill passed by the eighth Senate. Saraki made the call in reaction to a documentary by the BBC exposing sexual harassment of female students by male lecturers in many West African universities. […]