Street Debate: How #ArewaMeToo shed light on sexual abuse in Nigeria
In early 2019, activists broke the silence on sexual abuse in northern Nigeria. DW’s youth program. The 77 Percent travelled to Abuja to discuss the issue and find out what role social media played.
Nigerian police rescue hundreds from another 'torture house' Koranic school
Police in northern Nigeria rescue over 300 young men from an Islamic boarding school where they were chained and sexually abused, the second such operation in a month. The raid comes after some students escaped the school on Sunday and revealed the barbaric conditions they were living in
Raid on Nightclub: Police yet to conclude investigations into sexual abuse
Raid on Nightclub: Police yet to conclude investigations into sexual abuse.
#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.
R. Kelly's ex-wife details domestic abuse in their marriage
Their Marriage R. Kelly's ex-wife, Andrea Kelly, is sharing more details about her 13-year marriage to the R&B star. She has continued to describe her experiences in order to bring "validity" to the various allegations of sexual abuse against the singer.