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Nigeria Loses $8.9bn Annually To Child Marriage,VAWG -UNICEF

Maureen Okpe The United Nations Children Fund  (UNICEF), on Thursday said Nigeria loses US$8.9 billion annually to Violence Against Women and Girls,VAWG, child marriage and harmful practices. Mr Ibrahim Sese, Chief, Child Protection Officer, disclosed this during the official launch and dissemination of “the state of the Nigerian Girl Report”: The Diagnosis

Uwaila: Ensure Strict Enforcement of Penalties against Rape, Violence against Girl-child – CCSI

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Centre for Communication and Social Impact (CCSI) has called on governments at all levels and the judiciary to ensure strict enforcement of legislative provisions and penalties against incidences of rape and other acts of violence against women and the girl-child. The call followed series of violence perpetuated against

Reports of VAWG, female suicide bombers on the rise-NSRP

Former Police DIG Ivy Okoronkwo, Annkio Briggs, Ita-Giwa, others win Peacebuilding Award ...Nneoma Ndibe     Findings have shown that reports on Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG), especially the use of female suicide bombers by Boko Haram terrorists are on the increase in Nigeria.   The Manager, Women & Girls, Nigeria Stability and Reconciliation