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The Nigerian government has expressed its willingness to partner with the British Government in tackling unemployment and creating job opportunities for young persons in the country. The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Dr Festus Keyamo, with the Political Counsellor, British High Commission, Mr Dominic Williams. PHOTO: NAN The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Dr Festus Keyamo, stated this when the Political Counsellor, British High Commission, Mr Dominic Williams, paid him a courtesy visit in Abuja. “We are ready to collaborate with our partners all over the world to open up avenues for job creation. We are open to all kinds of suggestions and levels of co-operation,” he said. He disclosed that the Government has opened up other sectors as part of efforts to diversify the economy from oil, which would, in turn, create room for employment. According to him, part of the efforts of Government to diversify the economy and boost job creation include empowering peopl…
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“What hurts the most about being a rape victim in Nigeria” – Writer, Tope Delano


Nigerian writer, Tope Delano has taken to her social media page to share her thoughts on the alarming rape cases the country has been witnessing for quite some time now.
Writer Tope Delano
According to Tope, being a rape victim in Nigeria comes with a whole lot which is asides the victim having had to be stripped of their being.
Delano details how most victims would rather not share their story to avoid stigmatization and being blamed for the act.
She wrote,
Do you know what hurts the most when it comes to rape in Nigeria, this is asides having been stripped of your BEING…
Is knowing that you can not share
It’s knowing that even when you do share, you will most likely be blamed and expected to just move on immediately
It is knowing to prepare yourself for stigmatisation should you decide to share and this, many would rather avoid thus the decision to not share at all and just wallow in the emptiness and pain
Do you know what hurts the most when it comes to rape in Nigeria, this is asides having been stripped of your BEING...

Is knowing that you can not share
It's knowing that even when you do share, you will most likely be blamed and expected to just move on immediately
It is knowing to prepare yourself for stigmatisation should you decide to share and this, many would rather avoid thus the decision to not share at all and just wallow in the emptiness and pain
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