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CRIME

A Heroine In Death: Remembering Vivian Ogu, The Second Catholic Saint In Nigeria Killed For Her Faith

I was about ten years old when 14 years old Vivian Uchechi Ogu was murdered in Benin City by some thugs because she vehemently resisted being raped by them. My family was staying at the city centre at Oredo while the ugly incident happened at Ikpoba Okha, at the outskirts of city. The death of Vivian instilled huge fear in most of us because she was exemplary and widely known.  I could still remember my mother wailing and crying out in our Ososo dialect of Edo. As a Catholic girl, myself, Vivian was already

  7 months ago
A Heroine In Death: Remembering Vivian Ogu, The Second Catholic Saint In Nigeria Killed For Her Faith

POLITICS

After The Deaths of Uwa and Vivian Ogu, Obaseki Launch a Body That Will Prosecute Perpetrators

The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, has launched a "Sex Offenders Register" aimed at curbing Gender-Based violence in the state. Governor Obaseki unveiling "The Vivian Ogu Center" Following the deaths of Uwa who was molested and killed at a RCCG Church in Benin and Vivian Ogu who was murdered by armed robbers after refusing to allow them molest her, the Edo State Government has launched a Sex Offenders Register and also inaugurated a "Sexual Assault Referral Center"(SARC), where victims of Gender-Based

  7 months ago
After The Deaths of Uwa and Vivian Ogu, Obaseki Launch a Body That Will Prosecute Perpetrators

POLITICS

After The Deaths of Uwa and Vivian Ogu, Obaseki Launches "Sex Offenders Register"

The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, has launched a Sex Offenders Register aimed at curbing sexual and Gender-Based violence in the state. Governor Obaseki unveiling "The Vivian Ogu Center" Following the deaths of Uwa who was molested and killed at a RCCG Church in Benin and Vivian Ogu who was murdered by armed robbers after refusing to allow them molest her, the Edo State Government has launched a Sex Offenders Register and also inaugurated a Sexual Assault Referral Center(SARC), where victims of Gender-Based

  7 months ago
After The Deaths of Uwa and Vivian Ogu, Obaseki Launches