World faces the worst food crisis in 50 years - UN, Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunzi and moreza dies
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Nigeria launches first sex offenders register
The "Sexual Offender Register" will contain the names of all those prosecuted for sexual violence in Africa's most populous nation since 2015. The record will be available online to better help the public, state bodies, and police conduct background checks and identify repeat offenders.
Bangladesh shocked by rise in sex crimes, child rape
Multiple incidents of ghastly sexual violence in recent months have raised serious concerns over the safety of women and children in Bangladesh. Experts blame "a culture of impunity" for the spike in sex crimes.
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.