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Residents of Abattoir in Jos protest against Mr Kfouri Sleiman for sexual abuse of minors

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos Following the unrest last week at Abattoir, in Jos South local government area of Plateau State, arising from accusation against one Mr Kfouri Sleiman’s alleged act of sexual abuse of minors, residents of the LGA came out in their numbers to protest against Mr Sleiman whose immoral activities include making of pornographic

Gender-Based Violence: FIDA Nigeria’s Vice President urges members to swell public awareness

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos Vice President of International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) in Nigeria, Rhoda Prevail Tyoden, has encouraged FIDA members in the country to persevere in sensitizing the public on the ills of gender-based violence and the existence of the Act that prohibits gender-based violence. She asserted that, “There is more

Gideon & Funmi Foundation backs fight against sexual, gender-based violence

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos PLATEAU STATE – The fight against sexual, gender-based violence and rape must be fought with a lot of attention to ensuring justice for victims and rehabilitating them, while severely punishing perpetrators to serve as deterrent for others. This assertion was made by Governor Lalong of plateau state, while speaking at a webinar