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Probe Human Rights Abuses In Nigeria’s Elections, CERLSI Tasks ICC

The Civil Empowerment & Rule of Law Support Initiative, (CERLSI) has tasked the International Criminal Court (ICC), to investigate and sanction alleged perpetrators of Human Rights Abuses reported to have been carried out by Nigerias security forces during the February 23rd 2019 Presidential Elections. Making this call, CERLSI deputy executive

Child soldiers of Sudan told to rape, kill recounts ordeal

Despite the peace deal holding in South Sudan, an estimated 19,000 children are feared to still be in captivity in the bush working for the different militias. There are also worrying signs that some will return to fighting if conditions don't improve soon. Rape is also being used as a weapon

Women protest rising rape cases by Fulani herdsmen in Delta

  Hundreds of women in Ewu, an Urhobo community, Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State on Wednesday protested  alleged rising cases of  rape by suspected Fulani herdsmen in the area. The protesters, an eye witness, Abel Oshewigho, said, barricaded major roads within the community and chanted war dongs including the

Teenager raped, abused for 18 months

I5 year old teenager suffered repeated rape and abuse for 18 months by four men in Ikeja, Lagos state The girls plight came to the fore when she became pregnant. The Four men, committed the offences between December 2016 and May 2018 at different parts of Ajah and Lekki, Lagos. “The girl,