Posts Tagged ‘Rape’

Police Clear Singer, D’Banj Of Rape Charge, As Seyitan Withdraws Case Against Him

Ms Seyitan Babatayo, the lady, who accused musicoan, Oladapo Oyebanjo popularly known as D’Banj has written a letter to the police withdrawing her petition. It would be recalled that the Force Public Criminal Investigations Department (FCID) has been investigating the allegation on the directive of the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu. Seyitan, in a […]

Delta: 25-Year-Old Gang Raped,Drinks Blood to Quench Thirst

An indigene of Isa-Ogwashi-Uku area of Delta State was recently abducted and gang raped and forced to drink blood as water by her abductors. Victoria Okocha who hails from Ubulu-Uku Aniocha South Local government area of the State was recently kidnapped when she was heading to Asaba the state capital. “Unknown to the driver who […]

Akwa Ibom Makes Rape Punishable By Life Imprisonment

Following the signing of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition Law (VAPPL), 2020 by Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanue, rape suspects in the state may face up to life imprisonment. The law empowers judges to hand down life imprisonment to anyone convicted of rape in the state. Reacting, after the bill was assented to law, […]

Pastor Adeboye Seeks Justice For Rape Victims

Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer (GO) of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), says he and his prayer warriors will not rest in prayers until the perpetrators of rape are accorded stiffer penalty. The General Overseer disclosed this during a live programme on DOVE TV, in Ibadan on Sunday. Adeboye described rape as […]

“Sex For Grades” Activist Kiki Mordi Draws Out Apology From Lawmaker Ahmed Jaha, Who Justified Rape With “Indecent Dressing”

Federal lawmaker Ahmed Jaha (APC-Borno), representing Chibok, Damboa, Gwoza Federal Constituency of Borno in the House of Representatives, has apologised for comments he made attributing the trigger for rape to women’s dressing. This is coming after “Sex for grades” investigative Journalist and human Rights Advocate Kiki Mordi called Jaha out on social media. Mordi accused […]

Delivery Man Rapes Eighteen Year Old Girl In Lagos; Police Allegedly Mock Victim, Say She Enjoyed Being Raped.

This is the story of my staff and right now the dispatcher has absconded, we’ve been meeting dead ends everywhere and even LUTH said that they can’t administer PEP medication because we are pressing charges! They want us to drop the charges before she can be treated!”— @Temitope Bukola via Twitter. Another rape case unfolded […]