Category Abuse

SHOCKING! Mothers Who Have Been Beaten, Attacked & Bullied By Their Own Kids Tell Their Horrific Stories

Child-to-parent abuse (CPA) is more common than we think because it is highly under reported. In the UK alone, police figures revealed a 30 per cent rise in domestic violence offences by sons on their parents since 2010, to 5,294

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Sad Story Of How Nigerian Mum, Olamide Alli, Was Gruesomely Murdered Her Baby Daddy, Chris Ndukwe

A Nigerian man simply identified as Chris Ndukwe, stabbed his fiance to death, and thereafter committed suicide in their home in Victory Park estate in Lagos state on Sunday, June 21. According to residents of the estate, the couple Chris

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Nigerian Wife Who Used To Be Quarrelsome Towards Her Husband Shares Her Story To Help Other Women Identify Their Own Bad Habits & Salvage Their Relationships

A Nigerian woman who was emotionally abusive towards her fiance for two years has shared her story to help other  women identify toxic traits that they may possess – whether or not they have already realized it and how they

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DJ Switch Recounts How She Was Violated By Her Uncle, A Catholic Priest, When She Was Only 11

Obianuju Catherine Udeh, professionally known as DJ Switch took to Instagram to reveal that she was violated by her uncle, who is a Catholic priest when she was only 11 years old. She said the uncle, named Basil, used to

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Female Genital Mutilation, A Remedy For Promiscuity Or Violation Of Women’s Right? Experts React

Nigeria ranks third among Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) practicing countries in the world. FGM involves the partial or total removal of the external female genitalia or other injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons. It is classified by

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#JusticeForUwa: Heart-Rending Story Of UNIBEN Student, Vera Uwaila Omozuwa Who Was Raped And Murdered Inside A Church (Graphic Photos)

A 22-year-old 100Level student of Microbiology at the University of Benin, Edo State, Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, has been brutally raped and killed inside a church in the city while reading, Sources gather. The undergraduate who goes to read every day

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Nigerian Women Give Mind-Boggling Accounts Of How They Were Sexually Abused By Their Fertility Doctors

Where did ethics go? It is disheartening to watch the person you trust to help you treat your fertility issues turns around to sexually abuse you. Four women have shared horrific stories of how their gynecologists took advantage of their

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Nigerian Cleric, Rev. Grace Aiyedogbon Drums Support For Mercy Aigbe For Leaving Her Hubby, Addresses The Issue Of Abuse In Marriages

The issue of abuse in relationships and marriages is one that is quite prevalent in African society. A number of women have shied away from leaving their husbands despite being in an abusive relationship over fears that it is not

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See The Alarming Rates Of Gender-based Violence Recorded In South Africa Since 21-Day COVID-19 Lockdown

South Africa is notorious for its one-of-a-kind violation of women and their rights and not even the 21-day lockdown imposed by the government is slowly down the facts of the reality of women in that country. The Women, Youth and

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See Why Nigerian Girl, Praise Chukwumaife Has Taken To Social Media To Disown Her Parents

A Nigerian girl who goes by the name Madam Praizzy on social media has accused her parents, Bishop Jude Nkemdilim Chukwumaife and Pastor Favor Agaezi Chukwumaife of abusing her sexually and physically. Praise otherwise identified as Madam Praizzy who shared

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Inspirational: Twitter User, Alice, Narrates How Her Mother’s Courage To Leave An Abusive Home At The Age Of 16 Made For A Happy Happy Ending

A twitter user, Alice has taken to the social media app to narrate how her mother transformed her life into an inspiring one after running away from an abusive father and an abusive stepmother at the young age of 16.

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Abducted Schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu Who Was Coerced Into Marriage Allegedly Welcomes Child By Top Boko Haram Commander

The fate of Dapchi schoolgirl Leah Sharibu is a sad and an extremely worrisome one. Leah, the only schoolgirl remaining in Boko Haram captivity after the Dapchi kidnappings in February 2018 was held back by the terror group for refusing

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The Abuse Of House Helps / Domestic Staff Among Nigerian Women? Let’s Get Real!

The lid has been blown open and it’s time to have this nagging conversation bordering on domestic staff abuse in Nigeria. Too many Nigerian mums and housewives, it appears, are perfect abusers of children, teenagers, even adult domestic staff in

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Kenyan Mum, Connie Muuru, Advises Women As She Marks 4 Years Since Her Daughter Was Battered To Death By Boyfriend

Yesterday, January 14, marked the fourth anniversary of the death of a young Kenyan woman, Sharon Muuru who was killed by her boyfriend, Salim Kipruto Seem. The deceased’s mother, Mrs Connie Muuru, a Nairobi businesswoman took to Facebook to mourn

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Finally, Ministry of Women Affairs, NLC Make Moves To End Sexual Harassment Against Women In Work Places

Sexual harassment occurs when one employee makes continued, unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature to another employee against his or her wishes. Damning statistics reveal the degree to which

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Group Advises FG To Take This Step Towards Justice For Victims Of Rape And Sexual Assault

The federal government has been advised to double up in its efforts towards curtailing and possibly ending sexual violence. Following the launch of Nigeria’s first ever sexual offenders register; a group has advised the government to establish special courts for

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Forced To Marry As Teens, Raped In Their Matrimonial Homes: Nigerian Women Narrate Their Ordeals To Highlight The Dangers Surrounding The Survival Of Women & The Girl Child

Abuse in all its forms is a daily reality for many Nigerian children, women, and girls. Although both women and men experience violence, evidence suggests that the risk factors, patterns and consequences of violence against women and girls are different

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Nigerian Woman Raped By Her Shares Her Story To Highlight The Dangers Surrounding The Survival of The Girl Child

Writing about an experience she said took so much courage talk about, a Nigerian woman is using her story of abuse by her father and other men with the aim of highlighting the dangers surrounding the survival of the girl

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Dear MIMsters: Should I Leave My Children Behind For This Golden Opportunity?

Would you advise me to leave my children behind for this golden opportunity? I am married and we have two boys, a 6 year old and a 20 months old. The issue is, I am not happily married. I have

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Man, Victor Cheedoh, Shares Texts He Got From His Sister As Proof That Abuse Is Commonplace In Nigerian Homes

A Nigerian man took to Facebook to share his thoughts on the prevalence of abuse in the average Nigerian home. The young man who identifies as Victor O. Cheedoh on the social networking app shared screenshots of the abusive messages

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Mixed Reactions Trail Video of Mum and Daughter Who Was Turned Back By Staff of Queens College For Wearing False Eyelashes

A Nigerian mum and her teenage daughter are trending after a viral video showed the protective mother in a fight with security guards at her daughter’s school. The incident happened at the famous Queens College school, Yaba. At the centre

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Mental Health In Nigeria: Amnesty International Decries The Inhumane Treatment & Detention Of Patients In Religious Houses

International Human Rights Group, Amnesty International, has urged the Nigerian Government to ban the violent and dehumanizing practices used against people suffering from Mental health issues in the country. In a damning report, published yesterday, Monday, (Nov. 11), Amnesty International

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Be Inspired By How This Abused Nigerian Woman, Olutosin Adebowale Was Able To Turn Her Trash To Treasure

Social advocate, Olutosin Oladosu -Adebowale in a chat with Vanguard opened up on her life as an abused woman and how she was able to pick up her pieces from trash to treasure. Olutosin is the founder Stars of Hope

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COZA Rape Scandal: Toyin Saraki Lends Her Voice Against Gender-Based Violence As She Meets Busola Dakolo

Toyin Saraki, the wife of Nigeria’s immediate past senate president, Bukola Saraki,  has bared her mind on what she thinks of celebrity photographer and mum, Busola Dakolo’s revelation that she was raped and sexually assaulted by the flamboyant senior pastor

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During Sex Education Class 12-Year Old Girl Exposes Her University Staff Father, Davies Joel Who Had Been Defiling Her For Three Years

An Ekiti State University staff who defiled his 12-year-old daughter for 3 years, has been arrested after being exposed during a sex education class the girl participated in.  The little girl told her teacher that her father identified as Davies

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