Nigeria Sees Spike in Rape Cases, Sexual Violence During Pandemic

June 18, 2020 12:20 AM
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Nigeria’s lockdown to stop the spread of COVID-19 has sparked a surge in reported rapes and acts of sexual violence. In response to the rising number of such cases, thousands of Nigerians marched in major cities this month to demand justice for victims. Timothy Obiezu reports from Abuja.
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