The United Nation’s International Organisation for Migration (IOM) says Nigerian women, especially minors, are being trafficked for prostitution from Libya to Italy at a dangerous rate.
According to the reports, the IOM said 3,600 Nigerian women got into Italy by boats in the first half of the year, a figure that is double the number of the recorded last year in the same period.
“What we have seen this year is a crisis, it is absolutely unprecedented and is the most significant […]
There are some of mistakes Nigerian girls make when it comes to managing their money. These are some of those mistakes.
Every girl makes mistakes with money at some point in time: not planning adequately, not saving enough, spending recklessly on something frivolous e.t.c. Unfortunately, some Nigerian girls seem to be eternally stuck in the miry clay of certain money mistakes and are not even aware of how these financial pitfalls are significantly derailing their finances.
Managing money effectively is a key […]
David Oyelowo launches scholarship with support from Oprah Winfrey to educate victimised Nigerian girls
British-Nigerian actor David Oyelowo encouraged the creation of a scholarship to aid girls who have been terrorized and disadvantaged by gender inequality in Nigeria.
The GEANCO Foundation has announced the first ever David Oyelowo Leadership Scholarship for Girls to help victimized young girls get an education. Many Nigerian girls are raped, kidnapped and if they make it back home, shunned by their families.
“We cannot stand idly by while thousands of innocent girls remain under serious threat,” Oyelowo in a press release. […]
The Prom event is a staple in American high schools and it’s usually a time when students get to show off to each other one last time before graduation. Teenagers spends weeks obsessing about the event and what they’ll wear or how they’d arrive or who gets to be homecoming King or Queen.
Well Nigerians are not left out as we have a lot of Nigerian teenagers abroad who’d worry about that sort of thing. It seems these girls have found […]
Six Nigerian women have been sent back to the country from the Burkina Faso where they were allegedly taken to for prostitution by a woman, named Balikis.
While re-uniting the girls with their parents in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Wednesday, the Comptroller of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Oyo State Command, Innocent Akatu, said the girls were tricked to leave Nigeria, adding that the victims did not tell their parents about the journey.
Akatu said the girls refused to engage in prostitution in […]