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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 […]

Why Do Women Get All Attractive If They Don’t Want to be Harassed? Glad You Asked.

Why Do Women Get All Attractive If They Don’t Want to be Harassed? Glad You Asked.

A man named Steve emails me every now and then to take issue with something I’ve written. He checked in a few weeks ago after I wrote about the #MeToo movement, which was inspired by sexual harassment and assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein. “The core question you should be asking, Heidi,” he wrote, “is: Why do […]

Kyenjojo Girls Accuse Boda Men, Teachers Of Sexual Harassment

Kyenjojo Girls Accuse Boda Men, Teachers Of Sexual Harassment

Village or town, the vulnerability and challenges of the girl child in developing countries are the same. The abuses and the abusers are similar too. And for Kyenjojo schoolgirls, the abusers are their own teachers and boda boda cyclists. The latter group not only woos girls with money and impregnates the ‘willing’ ones, but also […]

Uganda: Police Officer On The Spot Over Sexual Harassment

Uganda: Police Officer On The Spot Over Sexual Harassment

Police are yet to summon and also extract a statement from the Aya Group chairman, Mr Mohammed Mohammed Hamid, who was accused of sexual harassment by his former female employee, in a case that has since stoked controversy. A former female worker of AYA Group reported Mr Hamid, her boss to Old Kampala Police Station […]

Zimbabwe: ‘Sexual Harassment Rife In Workplace’

Zimbabwe: ‘Sexual Harassment Rife In Workplace’

SEXUAL harassment is prevalent in many Zimbabwean workplaces, with the vice being most dominant in the transport and logistics sector, businessdigest has learnt. According to a survey report by Industrial Psychology Consultants titled Sexual Harassment in Zimbabwean Workplaces, the transport and logistics sector and non-governmental organisations have the highest prevalence rates of sexual harassment in […]

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