Category Abuse

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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Two-Year-Old Pupil Who Was Defiled By Chrisland School Ex-Supervisor, Adegboyega Adenekan Gets Justice

A former supervisor of Chrisland schools, Adegboyega Adenekan has being dealt a heavy hand by the Law after he was found guilty of defiling a two-year and 11-month-old pupil of the school. According to TheCable, the ex-school supervisor had pleaded

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There’s Much To Learn From Domestic Violence Survivor, Diona Clark’s Story

In 2004, Dayton, Ohio native Diona Clark just graduated from Howard University and had moved back home. She was eventually introduced to a friend of her brother-in-law, Larry Belcher. They hit it off and she started traveling to Columbus, Ohio

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Actress, Bose Oladimeji Cites Habitual Rape As one Of The Many Reasons She’s Leaving The Father Of Her Kids

Nollywood actress, Bose Oladimeji has disclosed that she is calling it quits on her ‘marriage’ of two years owing to continuous domestic abuse she claims she has been subjected to. After two years of living together with the father of

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Experts Reel Out 7 Signs You Are In An Abusive Relationship/Marriage

You should count yourself lucky if you have never been a victim of emotional or physical abuse in a relationship. But even at that, abuse can still manifest itself in even the most loving relationships. In fact, a lot of

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More Trouble Brews For COZA Pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo As Former Church Member And Ally, Actor, Akah Nnani Makes Damning Fresh Revelations Against Him

Nollywood actor, and former member of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly church, COZA, Akah Nnani is the latest of former allies of  COZA pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo, to speak up as well as accuse the pastor of complicity in several sexual

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Actress And Mum-Of-Three, Victoria Inyama Spells Out Tell-Tale Signs Of Emotional Abuse Plus What To Do About It

Nollywood actress and mum-of-three, Victoria Inyama has shared tips on how to identify an emotionally abusive partner. The UK-based mum  took to her Instagram handle to share a list of things to look out for when trying to determine if

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Hollywood Actor, Hosea Chanchez’s Emotional Account Of How His Friend’s Father Groomed And Molested Him Is Instructional For Parents

Famed for his many acting roles including his very endearing role as ‘Malik Wright’ in BET sitcom, ‘The Game’, Seasoned Hollywood actor, Hosea Chanchez, is beloved to many. Away from his fame and success, however, the 37-year-old has taken to

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BREAKING: COZA Pastor, Fatoyinbo Surrenders Self To Police For Questioning Over Rape Allegations By Busola Dakolo

After many months of mixed signals, and suspicious quiet, the senior pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo has finally deemed it proper to attempt to help the police unravel the truth concerning the rape allegation

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Family Of Late Ochanya Cry Out Over Threat To Lives

The family of the late 13-year-old Ochanya Ogbanje, who was allegedly raped by a father and his son, has raised the alarm over threats to the lives of its members by supporters of the accused. Ochanya died on October 17,

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