Teenager taken into custody over rape of 10-year-old girl who gave birth in Benue; admits he's the father of the child. 11

Teenager taken into custody over rape of 10-year-old girl who gave birth in Benue; admits he’s the father of the child.

A teenager on Thursday admitted to have impregnated the 10-year-old girl who delivered a baby girl few days ago in Makurdi in Benue State.  The teenager who was paraded by the State Commissioner of Police, Mukaddas Garba, for alleged rape of the minor. The victim was living with her uncle at the North bank area […]

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Five soldiers allegedly arrested over rape of Adekunle Ajasin University student. 13

Five soldiers allegedly arrested over rape of Adekunle Ajasin University student.

Five soldiers attached to the 32 Artillery Brigade of the Nigeria Army in Akure,  have reportedly been arrested over allegation of gang-raping a 300-level student of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko in Ondo State.   We reportedly earlier that the student was raped while on her way home from the school campus, an incident doctors at Ondo State Specialist […]

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Nigerian 'Star Trek' actor arrested at Heathrow airport over charges of rape and sexual assault of six female students. 14

Nigerian ‘Star Trek’ actor arrested at Heathrow airport over charges of rape and sexual assault of six female students.

Chris Obi, the Nigerian actor who starred in ‘Star Trek’ has been arrested on suspicion of rape and sexual assault of six female students. Obi, who played a Klingon leader in Star Trek, used to be a drama teacher. It’s been claimed that Obi assaulted female students as they acted out love scenes during private lessons at his […]

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'Rape Suspects Should be made to Swear With Ancestral Water Before Being Charged To Court' – Ondo Monarch advocates. 17

‘Rape Suspects Should be made to Swear With Ancestral Water Before Being Charged To Court’ – Ondo Monarch advocates.

Following the high rate of rape cases being recorded in the country, the Deji of Akure kingdom, Oba Ogunlade Aladetoyinbo has advocated the use of traditional means to punish those found culpable to have committed the crime. The monarch explained that suspected rapists who denied engaging in the act should be taken to the palace […]

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IG of Police, Adamu Mohammed orders transfer of rape case between Pastor Fatoyinbo and Busola Dakolo to Lagos. 18

IG of Police, Adamu Mohammed orders transfer of rape case between Pastor Fatoyinbo and Busola Dakolo to Lagos.

Barely 48-hours after the manner in which a police invitation was served to Timi Dakolo and his wife, Busola led to another stint of outrage on social media, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered that petitions from Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, and that of the Dakolos, be merged and investigated at the Force Criminal […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo not to face rape charges in Las Vegas as victim failed to do this initially. (Read here) 19

Cristiano Ronaldo not to face rape charges in Las Vegas as victim failed to do this initially. (Read here)

Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo will not face any charges over an alleged rape in the US state of Nevada a decade ago, prosecutors said on Monday.    The Clark County District Attorney’s Office said it had declined to prosecute the Portuguese star because it “cannot be proven beyond a reasonable doubt” that a sexual assault […]

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