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Reports Reveal How COVID-19 Pandemic Aggravates Violence Against Women Worldwide

No country has been spared the coronavirus epidemic, nor the scourge of domestic violence, which has surged during lockdowns as the day marking such violence approaches. From a spike in rapes in Nigeria and South Africa, increased numbers of women

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Celebrity Mum, Chacha Eke-Faani Reveals She’s Been Diagnosed With Bipolar Disorder Amid Her Marriage Crash Claims

Actress and mum-of-three, Chacha Eke Faani has dismissed reports that her 7-year marriage to her husband, Austin, ended as a result of domestic violence. Over the weekend, the actress took many by surprise when she announced the end of her

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Chacha Eke’s Brother, Aik, Reacts To Her Outburst On The Collapse Of Her Marriage; Says She Is Not Crazy | Details

Aik Eke, the brother of Actress and mum-of-three,Chacha Eke has commented on her outburst which made headlines last weekend. Recall that the actress had revealed that she was done with her marriage, but she did not reveal what led to

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Family Members & Close Confidant Give Insight Into Femi Fani-Kayode’s Crashed Marriage To 4th Wife, Precious | See Details

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, and his ex-beauty queen wife, Precious Chikwendu, have separated. This, according to reports will be FFK’s fourth failed marriage. The couple, who are parents to four sons, including a set of two-year-old triplets, have

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5 Years After Losing An Eye To Abusive Partner, Nelson Mandela’s Step Daughter, Josina Machel Is Refusing To Be Blinded By The Justice System As Well | Read Her Story

On the 17th of October, 2015, Josina Machel, the daughter of the first president of Mozambique and a step daughter to Nelson Mandela, was having a disagreement with her partner Rufino Licuco in his car outside of her mother’s home. It was Josina’s mother’s

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Life Lessons: Consultant & Mom, Oluwayemisi Mafe Shares Candid Details About Experiencing Marital Abuse That Started On Her Wedding Day 

A victim of spousal abuse, Oluwayemisi Mafe has shared candid details about how her wedding day turned out to be a sad one for her as it heralded years of abuse that left her feeling so alone and led to

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”If I could survive domestic violence & remain this happy, you too can”- Mum-of-Three, Azubuike Chinenye, Shares Her Story

A  Nigerian mum, Azubuike Chinenye, has used her life experience to warn women against the ills of staying in a bad marriage. In a post shared on her Facebook page, Chinenye recounted how her once-happy marriage turned sour and how

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Little Boy In Viral ”mummy calm down” Video Catches The Attention Of Combat Domestic Violence Group

A video published by a Nigerian mum in which her son tried to talk her out of punishing him for a misdemeanor recently went viral. It has been tagged, “mummy, calm down.” Opinions are divided as to the appropriateness of

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Lagos State Government Warns Perpetrators As Domestic Violence Cases Rise Amid COVID 19 Lockdown

The number of domestic and sexual abuse cases being reported daily has increased by as much as 50% since the Coronavirus lockdown started in Lagos, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team has revealed. According to the LSDSVRT,

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Facebook User, Mma Eka Warns Women To Desist From Provoking Their Men During The Lockdown To Prevent Domestic Violence

There is already concern that the COVID-19 isolation in most cities worldwide could create fertile ground for domestic abuse, and now, one Nigerian woman, identified simply as, Mma Eka on Facebook has laid a warning at the doorstep of women.

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Celebrity Mum, Mercy Aigbe Speaks On The Realities Of Domestic Violence and Why Marriage Is Overrated

Actress and filmmaker, Mercy Aigbe, is of the opinion that marriage is overrated. The entrepreneur, who got separated from her husband, Lanre Gentry, in 2018, amidst allegations of domestic violence, said mothers usually brought up women to take whatever their

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Actor/Break The Silence Convener, Yomi Fabiyi Gives Parenting Tips That Should Help Check Violence In Children

The president of Break The Silence Foundation, actor Yomi Fabiyi, has given an advice concerning domestic violence and why children must be shielded from such realities. While acknowledging that women in Nigeria are not adequately protected nor are their rights

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Celebrity Mum-Of-Two, Simi Esiri Confirms The End Of Her Five Year Marriage To Dr. Sid

Speculations that the five year old marriage of celebrity couple, singer, Sidney Onoriode Esiri aka Dr Sid and wife, Simi has packed up has finally been confirmed by Simi. In a statement released on her Instagram handle, Simi said she

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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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Dear MIMsters: How We Put Our Dad In His Place After He Did The Unthinkable To Our Mum

I’m sharing this experience to tell every single one of us out there not to let our parents’ bad relationship affect us as individuals. Instead, let us put a stop or make better lives out of our own. This is

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BBNaija Star/ Newly Wed, BamBam Breaks Silence About Claims That Husband, Teddy A Physically Abuses Her | VIDEO

Bamike ‘BamBam’ Olawunmi, a former Big Brother Naija housemate, has reacted to the allegation that her husband, Teddy A beats her. Earlier on Tuesday, an Instagram blogger, Cutie Julls accused Teddy A, also an ex BBNaija housemate, of  constant beating

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Blogger Mom-Of-2, Blessing Okoro Identifies 10 Reasons Why Her Previous Marriage Failed

Nigerian blogger, Blessing Okoro has finally opened up on why her marriage to her ex-husband failed. The relationship therapist and controversial blogger is a single mother of two who has had an unpleasant relationship with men. Domestic violence is an

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What Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu Plans To Do With Perpetrators of Domestic Violence, Rape & Child Abuse

Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has threatened to wield “the big stick” against perpetrators of rape, domestic violence and child abuse in the state. This is even as the governor added that his administration will support the police and

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There’s Much To Learn From This Woman Who Lost Her Baby And Womb Due To Domestic Violence

There are times we hear about women being battered by their husbands and assume she triggered him to do so. However, domestic violence should never be condoned and should be a source of concern to all and sundry. It is

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Dear MIMsters: Why I Feel Like Burning Up Our Marriage Certificate

I am in an abusive marriage. I seriously regret why I rushed into marriage at 28. I feel like burning up our marriage certificate and leaving him for good before he kills me. I got married this year and before

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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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UPDATE: Ex Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi Grants Clemency To Ibadan Lawyer, Yewande Oyediran Who Was Jailed For Stabbing Husband To Death

Immediate past governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, a week before the expiration of his tenure, granted clemency to Yewande Oyediran, a lawyer at the state’s Ministry of Justice who was sentenced to seven years imprisonment for stabbing her husband,

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Wizkid’s 3rd Baby Mama, Jada Pollock Domestic Violence Allegations Takes A New Twist

Two days ago, Ayo Balogun aka Wizkid’s manager and the mother of his third child, Jada Pollock accused him of domestic violence with claims that she has been in an abusive relationship with him. Pollock made the allegations on her

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Wizkid’s 2nd Baby Mama, Binta Diamond Respond To Jada Pollock’s Domestic Violence Allegation

Famous Nigerian singer, Wizkid’s second baby mama, Binta Diamond Diallo has reacted to the domestic violence allegations leveled against him by his third baby mama, Jada Pollock just a day after his birthday. Jada Pollock had on Tuesday revealed that

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Pop Star, Wizkid In Baby Mama Battering Scandal: ‘I’m done covering up for him’

Wizkid’s third baby mama, Jada Pollock has accused the Award winning pop star of domestic violence with claims that she has been in an abusive relationship with him. The former manager took to her Instagram stories on Tuesday, July 16,

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