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Boko Haram Attacks Travellers, Villagers Near Maiduguri

Boko Haram Attacks Travellers, Villagers Near Maiduguri

Gunmen believed to be Boko Haram members Tuesday evening staged an attack on a convoy of travellers near Molai, a village at the outskirts of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The convoy of travellers was guarded by soldiers, but this did not deter the insurgents. The gunmen reportedly travelled from Damboa to the outskirts of […]

The Sad Tales Of The ‘Traveller Women’ -The Most Disadvantaged Women’s Group In Britain

The Sad Tales Of The ‘Traveller Women’ -The Most Disadvantaged Women’s Group In Britain

Roma and traveller women in Britain face high levels of domestic abuse and rarely seek help beyond their close-knit and isolated communities, a parliamentary committee heard on Wednesday. Their male-dominated cultures leave many women vulnerable to abuse by men – relatives and partners alike – according to evidence given to the Women and Equalities Committee. […]