<p class="">The women of Northern Nigeria speak out against sexual abuse. </p> <h1>On Saturday, February 16, 2019, Arewa – a collective name for Northern Nigeria – had a moment on Twitter Nigeria with a #MeToo to discuss sexual harassment, sexual violence and violent crimes against Northern women. </h1> <p class="">This comes after the advent of […]
The Vatican said it had defrocked former cardinal Theodore McCarrick after he was found guilty of sexual abuse, Washington Post reports. McCarrick’s punishment is described as one of the most significant abuse-related punishment given to a former cardinal in the modern history of the Roman Catholic church. A short statement confirmed that a canonical process […]
The Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Sunday vowed that the forthcoming 2019 presidential election would be the last he would contest. Continue reading This’ll be my fifth and last election; I’ll not abuse constitution – Buhari vows at Vanguard News Nigeria.
The Federal Government, together with the Department of State Services (DSS) and the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) have launched an investigation into an alleged abuse of students of the Abuja School for the Deaf in Kuje. According to The Nation, panic had ensued in the school after suspected ritualists invaded it and abducted and molested […]
West Ham have launched an investigation after social media footage emerged of abuse directed at Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah during a Premier League match at the London Stadium. Continue reading West Ham launch probe after Salah abuse at Vanguard News Nigeria.
SENATOR Mahmud Waziri (1936-2012) died on September 18, 2012 in Medina, Saudi Arabia. He was elected from Adamawa on the platform of GNPP in 1979 and served till 1983. He was a member of three Senate committees—transport and aviation, banking and currency and finance and appropriation. Continue reading Abuse of the electoral system at Vanguard […]
<p class="">Vanguard Against Drug Abuse (VGADA), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has expressed over the use of strange substances to get intoxicated by some Nigerian youths.</p> <h1>Executive Director of the organisation, Dr Hope Abraham said this in interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Abuja.</h1> <p class="">He said the youths had deviated […]
Mr Boss Mustapha, Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), has commended Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) over their collaboration to tackle the problems of drug abuse among youths. Continue reading SGF lauds CSOs over collaboration to tackle drug abuse at Vanguard News Nigeria.
The group claims says the police defaulted in the manner it handled the case. The post Group petitions police over poor handling of allegation of sexual abuse against 65-year old man appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Pope Francis issued a warning to US bishops on Thursday, saying in a letter that using marketing tricks or flow charts would not restore trust in the Catholic church following the sex abuse crisis. Continue reading Marketing cannot restore church image after abuse crisis: pope at Vanguard News Nigeria.
The Useful Youth Vision Concepts (UYVC), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has decried rising cases of drug abuse among Nigerian youths. Continue reading NGO decries rising cases of drug abuse among youths at Vanguard News Nigeria.
The president noted that the challenges associated with drug abuse had become a major public health problem in the country. President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the two-tier Presidential Intervention Structure on the Elimination of Drug and Substance Abuse with a call for collective action to help those enslaved by drugs to build new lives. The […]