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“Police are the reason most rapists, sex offenders go unpunished for their crimes in Nigeria” – Njemanze

By Oladotun Fadeyiye Abuja based Human Right Activist, Dorothy Njemanze, has blamed some “Bad Eggs” within the Nigeria Police Force as the reason most rapists, sex offenders and other gender-based violence culprits often escape the wrath of the law for the heinous crimes they have committed against minors and women in Nigeria. While recounting her several horrific experiences fighting for ...

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Vote for Dorothy Njemanze as one of the JCI finalists

Dorothy Njemanze is a human right activist and gender advocate. She has been one of the top 20 finalists nominated for JCI Nigeria Ten Outstanding Young Persons Award out of which 10 nominees with the highest vote will be honored as one of the Ten Outstanding Young Persons in Nigeria. Dorothy Njemanze she is the founder of Dorothy Njemanze foundation ...

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OSIWA PREMIERES “SILENT TEARS” TO MARK #INTERNATIONAL WOMEN DAY #2016

Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) has officially launched the first screening/premiere of the long awaited film/documentary ‘Silent Tears’. According to the OSIWA, Country Director, Jude Ilo, “This first screening is actually fixed to commemorate this year International Women Day” He added that Silent Tears is a story on gender based violence true life documentary that mirrors the ‘evil’ ...

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[Video] Corrupt Police officer requesting Charge fee over Rape Case in PortHarcourt

I received this video from Dorothy Njemanze Foundation, an NGO commited to social justice and fighting against all forms of abuse in Nigeria. They have been working on this case of a minor that was raped by an older neighbour. A police officer has since been exploiting the vulnerability  of the mother of the minor to get money.  

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Dorothy Njemanze Foundation, Celebrities Celebrate ‘Blessing Yahaya’ Abuse Survivor!

Dorothy Njemanze Foundation (DNF) rolls out drums today 30th June to mark 16th Birthday of Blessing Yahaya, a survivor of domestic sexual abuse. Blessing whose story of sexual abuse started as a minor right under her mother’s nose and against her wish. She was only 8 when the man who ought to be her father figure started abusing her sexually ...

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Dorothy Njemanze Sues Nigerian Government Over Abuse and False Accusation!

Dorothy Njemanze is a well-known Nollywood actress who was harassed, sexually abused and abducted publicly on the street in front of her residence in Abuja by agents of the Nigerian government. Over time she wrote more than 10 letters of complaint, to different agencies of government all to no avail. She and 3 others have sued the government and its ...

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[Video] Watch Dorothy Njemanze "Naija Diamond"A Short Documentary on Gender Violence!

Dotun Roy “Naija Diamond” a short documentary on gender violence in Nigeria. it is an initiative of Dorothy Njemanze (DN) Foundation, a non-governmental organisation based in Abuja committed to seeking an end to all forms of human rights abuses such as domestic abuse, girl child abuse, sexual abuse, rape cases, paedophile attacks and other related abuses against old and young ...

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