Alabama moves to ban abortion, including for rape and incest cases
The legislation sets the stage for a legal battle over the right to abortion that could end up in the Supreme Court. It comes as 14 states have sought to restrict abortion in a bid to overturn Roe vs. Wade.
Rape as a weapon of war: Sexual violence on the rise in Cameroon’s Anglophone region
Rape as a weapon of war: Sexual violence on the rise in Cameroon’s Anglophone region.
Rape and Sexual Violence: Groups organise outreach against menace in Makoko Community
Rape and Sexual Violence: Groups organise outreach against menace in Makoko Community.
#ArewaMeToo: The hashtag against sexual abuse in Nigeria
Sexual abuse and rape are taboo topics in northern Nigeria. But a new hastag – inspired by the global #MeToo movement – could play a part in changing that.
Nobel Peace Prize winners demand global action on mass rape
Nobel Peace Prize winners demand global action on mass rape.
Nicki Minaj's new boyfriend is a registered sex offender
40-year-old Kenneth Petty has convictions for manslaughter and attempted rape. Minaj has posted photos of the two of them on her Instagram account.
"Akachi," movie against rape debuts in Nigeria
A movie that will help educate Nigerians on the evils and consequences of rape has debuted in Nigeria.
Rape-murder of girl in India exposes religious tensions
Protests have broken out in India after eight Hindu men were arrested over the brutal rape and murder of an 8-year-old Muslim girl. Right-wing Hindu groups marched to demand their release, while counter-protesters demanded justice for women.