Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna
The Kaduna State Government has established a centre for sexual assault victims in the state.
Tagged: ‘Transit Shelter’, the centre will serve as a temporary abode for women and children who are victims of sexual assaults in the state.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s wife, Hadiza, inaugurated the centre on Saturday in Kaduna, the state capital.
According to her, the centre will serve as a shelter where sexual assault victims could receive professional counselling, pointing out that victims of rape and other gender-based violence face stigmatisation and emotional distress.
Hadiza said, “We...readmore