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Women are worst hit by gender and racial discrimination — MAMA Centre

By Gabriel Olawale The Mothers And Marginalised Advocacy Centre, MAMA Centre has raised alarm over gender and racial discrimination against women across the world. Speaking during the commemoration of International Tolerance Day, Executive Director, MAMA Centre, Chioma Kanu said that multiple, or aggravated, forms of discrimination are most significantly experienced by female members of discriminated
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As Nigerians grapple With COVID-19 Lockdown, Lagos witnesses increase in sexual, gender violence

Last November, a local television station called AIT broadcast a story about a pregnant woman killed by her husband. Mathew Ankyoor, 37, brutally beat his wife, Doosur—a mother of three children—because she refused to do his laundry and complained of being sick. She was eight months pregnant. Doosur and the baby did not survive. In December, another young man chased his girlfriend in the southern Nigerian village of Buguma, in Rivers state, following a dispute before severely beating her inside the home of a neighbour where she had sought refuge.

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EU/British Council/RoLAC: Campaign against Sexual, Gender-based Violence

EU/British Council/RoLAC: Campaign against Sexual, Gender-based Violence

READ ALSO: Over 100 families contacted following alleged sexual assault involving multiple children at nursery READ ALSO: Kaduna Sexual assault centers record 662 cases of abuse against women, children Bottom Line The Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption (RoLAC) Programme is a 4-year (2017 – 2021) programme funded by the European Union and implemented by the British Council
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