Tag Archives: Sexual Abuse

D’banj Says He’s “Innocent Until Proven Guilty” Amid Sexual Abuse Scandal

For some days now, Dapo Oyebanjo aka D’banj has been caught in the middle of a social media rape scandal. The popular singer and entertainer who received a lot of backlash for allegedly arresting and bullying his rape accuser, Seyitan Babatayo, has reacted to the ongoing saga yet again by saying he’s “innocent until proven…

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Justin Bieber Breaks His Silence Following Sexual Assault Accusations

Justin Bieber has issued a statement on social media after being accused of sexual assault. On Saturday night June 20, a Twitter user who goes by the name Danielle accused the him in a note app statement which has since been taken down after the superstar publicly commented on the allegation. According to her, the incident…

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Federal Government And States Working Together To Domesticate Child Rights, Others

The Buhari administration is in collaboration with State Governments across the country, and all other stakeholders, for the purpose of dealing decisively with problem of rape and gender-based violence in Nigeria. According to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who disclosed the development, every form of sexual assault “are blemishes on the collective humanity and dignity of Nigerians…

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Alleged Rape: Inspector-General Of Police Orders D’banj’s Probe

A probe has been ordered into the allegation of rape levelled against popular Nigerian singer, Oladapo Oyebanjo aka D’banj by his accuser, Miss Seyitan Babatayo. The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu gave the order, following a petition written by her lawyer, Mr. Tommy Ojoge-Daniel for the alleged incident which occurred in 2018. The letter with reference…

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University Student Reportedly Sets Up Her Friends For Seven-Man Gang Rape In Lagos

The news of two ladies who were ganged rape by seven (7) boys. has hit the internet with a University of Lagos student linked to the story. According to her, she was perpetuated the crime after being allegedly mocked for losing her virginity. Funke Adeyanju who shared the story on Facebook, said the incident occurred shortly after…

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“Any Abuse Of Power And Authority Can Not Be Accepted,” M.I Speaks On Gender-Based Violence

Popular Nigerian rapper, M.I Abaga, has taken to social media to hailed the courage of rape victims who have been bold enough to call out their abusers. In a series of tweet via his official handle, the “One Naira” rapper praised the likes of investigative journalist Kiki Mordi who is famous for her viral “Sex…

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Inspector General Of Police Says 799 Rape Suspects Have Been Arrested In Five Months

Amid the surge of rape cases and other gender-based violence, the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has shared an update on cases of sexual violence reported in parts of the country. The Police boss made the remarks on Monday while briefing State House correspondents after a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the…

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ICYMI: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Slams Rape Apologists On Twitter: “You Sound Like A Beast”

Amid alarming cases of sexual and gender-based violence throughout the country, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is calling out people justifying rape after she took to Twitter to advise survivors about speaking out, so their abusers can be arrested and dealt with by the law. The Nollywood actress said she had just watched a disgusting sexual abuse video and which…

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Nigerian Governors Declare State Of Emergency On Sexual And Gender-Based Violence Against Women And Children

Nigerian Governors have agreed to declare a state of emergency on sexual and gender-based violence against women and children in the wake of outrageous numbers of rape cases recorded in recent times The decision was taken by the governors on Wednesday June 10 during the 10th COVID-19 teleconference meeting. In a communique released by the chairman of…

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Nigerian Lady Who Accused D’banj Of Alleged Rape Demands Public Apology

Seyitan Babatayo, the young lady who alleged that Dapo Oyebanjo popularly known as D’banj, raped her, have demanded that the Nigerian entertainer publicly apologize. Recall that the whole saga started after Nigerian model scout, Benjamin Ese, alleged that Dbanj had raped his friend on December 31, 2018, at Glee hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos. He said this on Instagram on June 3…

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