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Vote Itoro Eze-Anaba for VLISCO Women's Month Award 2015

Itoro established the Mirabel Centre, the first Sexual Assault Referral Centre in Nigeria which since inception in 2013 has provided free counselling and medical treatment to over 570 women and boys.

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Sexual Harassment Laws in Nigeria

Section 224 of the Criminal Code Act Laws of the Federation 2004 (offences against morality) provides that: any person who –

1) By threats or intimidation of any kind procures a woman or girl to have unlawful carnal connection with a man, either in Nigeria or elsewhere; or

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Mirabel Centre Goodwill Ambassadors emerge against gender violence

The fight against gender-based violence received a boost recently in Lagos as Mirabel Centre, a sexual Assault Referral Centre, unveiled celebrities as Goodwill Ambassadors against gender–violence.

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Vote Itoro Eze-Anaba for VLISCO Women...

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, SAN (left) signing in support of the “No To Rape” campaign board presented by Mirabel Centre shortly after the signing of an Executive Order Establishing a Sex Offenders’ Register at the Banquet Hall, Lagos House, Ikeja, on Monday, December 1, 2014. With are: His Deputy, Hon. (Mrs) Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire (middle) and the Managing Partner, Partnership for Justice, Mirabel Centre, Itoro Eze-Anaba (right).
Itoro Eze-Anaba, Managing Partner, Partnership for Justice, has been nominated for the VLISCO Women’s Month Award 2015.  Itoro established the Mirabel Centre, the first Sexual Assault Referral Centre in Nigeria which since inception in 2013 has provided free counselling and medical treatment to over 570 women and boys. File: Lagos State [...]

Advocacy Visit To Schools In Lagos St...

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Partnership for Justice organized series of advocacy visits to different public schools in the state to create awareness about rape and sexual assault and services provided at the Mirabel Centre. Data/statistics at the centre showed that over 80% of the survivors of rape and sexual assault are within the ages of 11-15. This information led to [...]

Sexual Harassment Laws in Nigeria

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, SAN (2nd left) signing the Executive Order Establishing a Sex Offenders’ Register at the Banquet Hall, Lagos House Ikeja, on Monday, December 1, 2014. With him are: His Deputy, Hon. (Mrs) Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire (2nd right), Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice,  Mr. Ade Ipaye (left) and the Chairman, House Committee on Works and Infrastructure, Hon. Rotimi Olowo (right).
Section 224 of the Criminal Code Act Laws of the Federation 2004 (offences against morality) provides that: any person who - 1) By threats or intimidation of any kind procures a woman or girl to have unlawful carnal connection with a man, either in Nigeria or elsewhere; or 2) By any false pretence procures a woman or girl to have unlawful car [...]

Sexual Harassment As A Human Rights I...

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Women’s  advocates  around  the  world  work  to further  women’s  right  to  be  free  from sexual harassment.  Critical  to  these efforts  to  combat  sexual harassment  has  been  the growing recognition  of sexual harassment  as  a  form  of violence against women which violates  women’s  human rights.  States  are  obligated [...]

‎ Sexual Harassment, The Law And You

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Over the last twenty years, laws prohibiting sexual harassment  in  the  workplace  or school  have defined  the  term  to  include  part  or  all  of  the following conduct: *Unwelcome  or unwanted  verbal,non-verbal,  physical or  visual  conduct based on sex or of asexual nature. * The acceptance or rejection of which affects an individua [...]

Mirabel Centre & its partners

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The Centre works closely with the following Partners: Ministry of Health and Lagos State University Teaching Hospital(LASUTH). The Mirabel Centre is located at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, LASUTH, Ikeja. The location in which the centre is housed was graciously authorized by the Honourable Commissioner for Health, Dr. Olajide [...]

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Speech by Prof. Wale Oke, CMD, LASUTH

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Oshodi, Ikeja Top Sexual Abuse Areas In Lagos

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