Gender Violence

Peace process often ignores female ex-soldiers “Girls and women are active combatants in wars across the world, but the international community is failing to recognize that. As a result, the post-conflict needs of female soldiers are not being met.” Femicide…

Trafficking in Women: Nigeria, South Africa

allAfrica.com: Nigeria: Women Trafficking: Nigeria On US Watch List Nigeria is placed on the Tier 2 Watch List because of the continued significant complicity of Nigerian security personnel in trafficking and the noticeable failure to address this complicity. According to…

Possible Traffickers arrested

This Day – Lagos An odd report from Bauchi in Northern Nigeria tells us that 13 women “invaded” a refugee camp in order to lure women and children into prostitution. The 13 were arrested with the help of – Women…

Deported prostitutes yearn to return

PM News Lagos Trafficking in women (and children) from Africa and Asia is a multi-million dollar business. According to this report Nigerian women who have been deported for prostitution from European countries long to return to their respective European bases….