Ochanya: CSO, FGGC old students charge Benue govt to appeal rape case

May 5, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A leading organisations working against rape in Nigeria on the aiges of Make A Difference Initiative (MAD) and Federal Government Girls College (FGGC) Gboko Old Students Chapter have asked Benue State Government to Appeal the court judgement of Benue State High Court in Makurdi, which acquitted Andrew Ogbuja, a lecturer at the Benue State Polytechnic, Ugbokolo, of raping and causing Read More

[Breaking] Hanifa Abubakar’s saga: Kano government revokes licences of private schools

January 24, 2022 Bashir Mohammed, Kano 0

Following the alledged gruesome murder of a five-year-old Hanifa Abubakar of Noble Kids Academy in Kano, Abdulmalik Tanko, the proprietor of the school, the Kano state government has outrightly revoked the licences of all private schools operating in the state. Announcing the decision to revoke the licences with immediate effect at a press conference in Kano, the state commissioner for education  Alhaji Read More

Adamawa recorded 149 rape cases in 10 months – Commissioner

November 26, 2021 Blueprint 0

The permanent secretary, Adamawa state Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development, Mrs. Saso Ali, has disclosed that 149 cases of rape were recorded in the last 10 months in the state. Ali made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Friday in Yola. She said the cases were recorded between January and October, 2021, Read More