Tag: child abuse

Children’s Day: NAWOJ wants perpetrators of child abuse punished

admin- May 28, 2019

In commemoration of Children’s Day, the Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) on Monday appealed to government to ensure punitive measures are meted out to ... Read More

Child Abuse Suspect in NAPTIP Custody

Henry Solomon- September 19, 2018

The Benin Zonal Command of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) said it had arrested one person for alleged child ... Read More

Court Dissolves 6 Year Old Marriage Over Child Abuse

Henry Solomon- September 4, 2018

The President of a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, Chief Ademola Odunade,  on Tuesday dissolved the six-year-old marriage between one Femi James and his wife, ... Read More

Foundation develops mobile app to tackle child abuse

admin- June 12, 2018

Child Abuse: NGO develops mobile application to fight its menace In a bid to tackle abuse of children and aid those who have been abused ... Read More

Human Rights Groups Raise Alarm Over Child Defilement In Edo

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2017

Some human rights groups in Edo on Wednesday, expressed worry over increasing cases of child defilement in the state and across the country. They are: ... Read More

MMWG Urges Police To Expedite Justice On The Abuse Of Baby Musa Muritala

Henry Solomon- May 27, 2016

The Report of Child Abuse and Infliction of terrible injury on 20 months old baby, Musa Muritala in Kano, Kano State, went viral in the ... Read More