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Makerere University Enforces Policies To Stop Sexual Harassment

Makerere University Enforces Policies To Stop Sexual Harassment

Uganda’s Makerere University plans to install closed-circuit television cameras around the campus after multiple claims of sexual harassment and assault, allegedly by teachers. Over the past several years, instructors have been accused of luring female students to private meeting so often in closed rooms — to discuss their allegedly low grades. In some cases, the […]

Amy Adrion Address Molestation In HollyWood With New Movie ‘Half The Picture’

Amy Adrion Address Molestation In HollyWood With New Movie ‘Half The Picture’

The director of a film that showcases the personal struggles of successful female directors in male-dominated Hollywood has said she hopes to inspire more women to take up filmmaking at a time of intense concern over gender inequality in the industry. In “Half the Picture”, which has its European premiere at the Sundance Film Festival […]

FG Sets Up Family Courts To Prosecute Child Offenders

FG Sets Up Family Courts To Prosecute Child Offenders

The Federal Government has called on States to set up family courts to try child offenders, prosecuting them in accordance with the child Rights Act of Nigeria. The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Senator Aisha Jummai Allhassan made this disclosure on Friday in Abuja in a press briefing and inauguration of the 6th […]

Morgan Freeman Accused Of Sexual Harassment

Morgan Freeman Accused Of Sexual Harassment

Multiple women are accusing Morgan Freeman of sexual misconduct, CNN reported Thursday. Sixteen people — eight of whom say they were victims — described a variety of troubling behaviour on production sets or on promotional tours over Morgan’s career. The cable network quoted a young production assistant who says Morgan harassed her over a period […]

OAU Professor Caught On Leaked Tape Demanding Sex for Marks

OAU Professor Caught On Leaked Tape Demanding Sex for Marks

Obafemi Awolowo University has long been revered as one of the best Universities in Nigeria with many students from the school proud of the heritage and their time there. This does not mean it is not without its scruples and bad eggs. One of such is a Professor from the Department of Accounting, Reverend Akindele […]

The HyperMasculine Culture At Google – Women Speak Up Against The Culture

The HyperMasculine Culture At Google – Women Speak Up Against The Culture

Google’s allegedly hypermasculine internal culture enabled serial sexual harassment of a female engineer, according to a new lawsuit. Loretta Lee, a developer at the search engine between 2008 and 2016, asserts that she was the subject of constant groping, touching and inappropriate conduct. Worse is that Google, intentionally or negligently, allegedly failed to tackle her complaints, which left her […]

‘Black Theme’ At Golden Globes To Intensify That Time’s Up

‘Black Theme’ At Golden Globes To Intensify That Time’s Up

Everyone from Nick Jonas to Meryl Streep was sporting black at Sunday night’s award show as a symbol of protest against sexual harassment and assault in Hollywood. Claire Foy wore a sleek, all-black suit, and Justin Timberlake looked dapper in a silk-trimmed black suit. Other all-black-clad celebrities included Tracee Ellis Ross, Emma Watson, Hugh Jackman, Jessica […]

How To Tell If It’s Sexual Harassment

How To Tell If It’s Sexual Harassment

  As a result, alarm bells have been going off for everyone, from the executive suite to the front lines. And yet, some level of confusion remains: Offenders and targets alike are asking, What exactly constitutes sexual harassment? Targets in particular are struggling to categorize their experiences when those scenarios sound minor compared to those scandals in the […]

Build Relationships By Talking To Your Daughter About Sexual Harassment

Build Relationships By Talking To Your Daughter About Sexual Harassment

You’ve probably seen the hashtag in your Twitter feed, read the stories on Facebook, or posted your own heart-wrenching stories about sexual harassment. On Sunday night, actress Alyssa Milano resurfaced a 10-year-old campaign originally created by activist Tarana Burke with the first “Me Too” tweet. Since, literally millions of women have posted the words in […]

The World OF The ‘#MeToo Movement’ This Year

The World OF The ‘#MeToo Movement’ This Year

                 It’s A New Era. People who have been sexually harassed or assaulted are finally speaking out. The accumulation of our society’s predatory sexual behavior has finally reached a tipping point, such that those who’ve been targeted now feel their strength in numbers. The time has come to […]

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