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Kogi Governor Signs Violence Against Persons Prohibition Bill into Law

The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has signed the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) Bill into law. The signing of the bill was disclosed on Monday...

Rapists, Accomplices Risk Life Imprisonment as Kogi Assembly Passes VAPP Bill

The Kogi State House of Assembly has passed the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) bill. The bill which proffers life imprisonment for rapists in the state also...

VAPP Bill: Mercy Corps Calls for Establishment of Sexual Assault Referral Centers in Kogi

An international nongovernmental organization, Mercy Corps, has called for the establishment of sexual assault referral centers. Mercy Corps made the call while...

VAPP Bill: Obaro of Kabba Tasks Traditional Rulers on Rape

Obaro of Kabba, HRM Oba Solomon Dele Owoniyi has called on traditional rulers in Nigeria to come together towards stopping the menace of rape in their various...

Violence Against Persons Prohibition Bill Passes Second Reading in Kogi Assembly

The Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) bill has passed second reading in the Kogi State House of Assembly. The VAPP bill was first introduced in the hallowed...