Tag "Rape"

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KITO DIARIES PRIZE FOR WRITING: NOT AT THE WARFRONT

Darkness. Total darkness. Not a single light in sight. It was like a continuous descent into a bottomless dark pit, and then she stopped falling and slowly crawled up the

Series (Non-Fiction) 5 Comments

To All The Boys I’ve Loved (Entry 6)

Hi Tyza I don’t know where you are right now but I hope this meets you well. You were my first. I know I never told you but you were.

Our Stories 4 Comments

Sexual Harassment Is Just As Detrimental As Rape

#BlackLivesMatter and #SayNoToRape have been trending all week, as they should, given the horrific stories and deaths that have plagued the media. Most of us seem to be focused on

Editor's Desk 6 Comments

#StopRape: Can We Talk About The Nigerian Rapists Who Threaten Lesbians with Corrective Rape?

We are in a watershed moment, when Nigeria’s rape culture is once again the focus of societal outrage. Following the rape and murder of Uwa Omozuwa, there have been intense

The Happenings 5 Comments

Homosexuality Is NOT Comparable To Rape. But a Nigerian Gay Man doesn’t seem to get this

One of the problems that the queer community faces in the fight against homophobia is having to check the narrative that homosexuality is not comparable to violent crimes. Homophobes are

Our Stories 16 Comments

WHO WILL GET YOU JUSTICE?

You are halfway through with making your plantain frittata when your phone dings. It is Twitter notifying you of one new follower. You scroll through his page, mostly gym-related content,

Kito Stories 30 Comments

HER KITO STORY

EDITOR’S NOTE: Remember this kito alert post that was made to alert lesbians and bisexual women to a twitter account preying on the lesbian community? Well, the lady who was

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The Minority Report on The Validity of The Victim’s Pain

There is no one way to deal with the pain of being a victim of sexual violence. In this latest episode of The Minority Report NG, the hosts talk about

Our Stories 18 Comments

The Busola Dakolo in All of Us

BACKSTORY: Busola Dakolo is an alumnus of my secondary school. That was where she was when she first knew Biodun Fatoyinbo. At the time, Busola was a school fellowship leader.

Our Stories 26 Comments

DAMAGED (Part 2)

Previously on DAMAGED… * My first week in the hostel was nice. All my classmates were nice to me. They visited my room often to see me. The ones that