Police Nab Woman Who Killed Own Children To Protest Husband’s Choice Of Second Wife

-Adewale Adetoyese Men of the Kano State Command of the Nigeria Police have arrested a housewife identified as Hauwa, for allegedly killing two of her children to protest her husband’s choice of marrying a second wife. TellAfrica gathered that the police public relations officer in the state, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa who confirmed the incident added that she is currently in their custody, and the investigation had already commenced after the command CP ordered the case to be transferred to the criminal investigation unit. The deceased kids were identified as…

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FIFA, WHO & EU Flag Off #SafeHome Campaign To Support Victims Of Domestic Violence

Three highly placed international organisations have launched the #SafeHome campaign to support women and children who are at risk of domestic violence. The organisations are: Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA),  the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the European Union (EU). The campaign is a joint response from the three institutions to the recent spikes in domestic violence. In a statement released on Tuesday, they said the stay-at-home measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 have put women and children at greater risk of domestic abuse. Violence is a pervasive…

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