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Nothing Happens When Women Are Raped in Nigeria

Nothing Happens When Women Are Raped in Nigeria

LAGOS, Nigeria — In May, hundreds of thousands of people around the world became familiar with the slight smile of a young student named Uwa Omozuwa. She was studying in a church, working toward a degree in microbiology, when she was violently raped. Within days, she had died from the brutal ...

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Woman Petitions Police Over Rape Attempt By French Boss

Woman Petitions Police Over Rape Attempt By French Boss

Human Rights Initiative for the Downtrodden is pushing the case on behalf of the woman Mariam Ukpoji, who worked as a steward for the Frenchman Gueho Benoit, and her husband Clement Ukpoji.  A rights group has petitioned Lagos police after a Lagos-based Frenchman attempted to rape his Nigerian staff in ...

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