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    Metro NGO exposes and warns a woman who allegedly maltreats her stepson – Linda Ikeji’s Blog
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    Metro Police nab 40-yr-old man over alleged child abuse in Onitsha – Vanguard News
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    Metro Man arrested for burning son, 5, on hot pan for stealing fish (graphic photo) - LIB

    The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a man identified as Idowu Sikiru for burning his 5-year-old son's buttock, mouth and fingers for stealing cooked fish. Sikiru who committed the said offence at Itowo in Oke Sopen area of Ijebu Igbo, Ogun State was arrested after a member of the public...
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    Metro Maid caught on camera repeatedly dipping toddler’s hand into boiling water (graphic photos/video) - LIB

    Police in Singapore have arrested a maid accused of scalding a toddler’s hand by dipping it repeatedly into a boiling pot. This comes a week after the alleged incident was caught on video by the 16-month-old girl’s mother, Amy Low Mei Liang, who last night posted the clip online with her...
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    Metro Father of 15 allegedly chains and drags daughter through the streets for missing school – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Dahiru Inusa, a 56-year-old father of 15 children has been arrested by operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) for allegedly chaining and dragging his 15- year-old daughter through the streets in Lafia, Nasarawa State’s capital. The man who was arrested at...
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    General Health How widespread is sexual assault and rape in Nigeria?

    In recent years the lid has been blown off the endemic sexual abuse of women and girls in Nigeria. The pattern is always the same; a man in a dominant position (Pastor, Teacher, Lecturer, Husband, Boss), uses that power to destroy the lives of those in their charge. A situation is made worse by...
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    Metro Pastor’s Wife Disgraced And Paraded For Brutalizing Her Maid In Imo Community (Photos) – Tori News

    A woman was yesterday, disgraced and paraded by some aggrieved residents of Ubahu Community … Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro How Two Men Gang Raped Underage Girl Inside A Church In Lagos – Naijaloaded

    Two suspects, Mr. Emmanuel Agbo, 25 and Mr. John Amaechi, 35, have been arrested for allegedly desecrating the house of God by gang raping a 12-year old girl inside a Catholic Church premises in Lagos. The incident happened in the evening at the Saint Martin’s Catholic... Read more via...
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    Metro Young girl murdered after being defiled in Anambra State – Laila’s Blog

    A young girl identified as Chioma has been found in dead in Ogwugwu, Oba, Anambra State and her mutilated body dumped on the side of a road. According to reports reaching LailasNews, the deceased who stays with her mom was ambushed earlier this week and … Read more via Nigeria News |...
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    Metro Man accused of defiling neighbour’s daughter tells court: I checked with my finger, found - Vanguard

    Lagos—A driver, Emmanuel Okorie, who allegedly defiled his neighbour’s 15-year-old sister, has denied the allegation levelled against him by Lagos State Government. The defendant, who is standing trial on a count charge before a Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere yesterday, told the court...
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    Metro I only put my hand, I didn’t rape her – Driver tells court – Daily Post Nigeria

    A driver, Emmanuel Okorie, who allegedely defiled his neighbour’s 15-year-old sister, has denied the allegation leveled against him by the Lagos State Government. The defendant, who is standing trial before a Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere, on Wednesday, told Justice Oluwatoyin Ipaye: “I...
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    Metro Alleged gay principal escapes lynching in Anambra – Punch Newspapers

    The intervention of the police in Anambra State has saved Modestus Eze, the Principal of Seat of Wisdom Secondary School, Okija, in the Ihiala Local Government Area, from being lynched by some youths of the area. PUNCH Metro gathered that the youths had stormed the … Read more via Punch...
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    Father of two arrested for raping 13-year-old hawker – Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog

    A father of two has been arrested by the Nigerian Police for raping a 13 year old hawker. The auto spare parts dealer, Martins Ukemezie, was arrested for allegedly raping a 13-year-old hawker in his shop at Iyanu bus stop, Meiran, Lagos State. The victim, … Read more via Nigeria News |...
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    Man sentenced to death in torture, murder of boy he thought was gay – NBC

    LOS ANGELES — A California man was sentenced to death on Thursday for the killing of a young boy who prosecutors said was tortured because he believed the child was gay, and the boy’s mother was sentenced to life in prison. Los Angeles County … Read more via More Top Stories – Google News...
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    Trader remanded for raping 9-year-old girl – Daily Post Nigeria

    A Sokoto Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday remanded a 24-year-old trader, Muhammad Rilwanu, in prison over alleged rape of a nine-year-old girl. The accused, who resides in Gidanhaki area of Sokoto, is facing one count charge of rape. He, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge. The …...
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    Fashola sent to prison for defiling 13-year old girl – PM NEWS Nigeria

    A 57-year old man, Idowu Fashola has been remanded at the Ikoyi Prison, Lagos for allegedly defiling his wife’s sister’s 13-year old daughter. He was ordered to be remanded pending when he would perfect the bail conditions granted him by … Read more via PM NEWS Nigeria –...
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    Iran School Sex-Abuse Scandal Unleashes a #MeToo Outpouring – Bloomberg

    Iranians sexually abused as children are sharing their experiences by co-opting the #MeToo hashtag, following a scandal at a Tehran school. On Tuesday night Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, announced that he had instructed judges to hand down the strongest possible sentence if a...
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    Man Jailed for Raping Minor Freed Because Girl Lied About Her Age – AllAfrica News: Kenya

    A man serving 15 years in prison for defiling a 17-year-old girl has been freed after the court ruled that the minor had deceived him into believing she was an adult. Kerugoya High Court Judge Lucy Gitari, while releasing Isaac Nyamu Wanjiru who had … Read more via AllAfrica News: Kenya –...
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    Father Remanded For Allegedly Defiling 4 Daughters – Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    A 41-year-old man, Michael Akpan-Isaiah, was yesterday remanded in prison custody by the Rivers State Chief Magistrates’ Court in Port Harcourt, for allegedly defiling his four daughters. The minors are aged between two and 17 years. Isaiah, an indigene of Akwa Ibom State, allegedly committed...
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    UK pensioner convicted of raping children in Kenya – Daily MonitorHome

    A 72-year-old British man has been convicted of raping two children in Kenya after a trial in Britain in which one of his victims gave evidence from Africa via video-link, prosecutors said. Keith Morris befriended several families living in a Kenyan village over a period of around 20 …...