Rape: Group urges government to be more proactive


A non-governmental organisation, The Adorable Women, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari, the thirty-six state governors, the national and state assemblies, the Nigeria Police and other law enforcement agencies to take stronger and more proactive steps to arrest the rising cases of rape, child defilement, and murder of the country’s young and adult female population.

The group, in a released signed by its president, Zainab Akim-Yusuf and public relations officer, Toyin Apata, respectively, described as traumatising and worrisome the incidence of violation and murder of the women-folk across all regions, ethnic groups, and religious persuasions in the country.

’’We note that the…

Source: Nigerian Tribune