Ene Abah: Fighting Sexual Violence is Our Collective Responsibility

by Ene Abah Before asking, he warned me by saying I have something to ask and I hope it won’t offend you. I told him to go ahead. Then he asked me if he could take me in his arms…

Confronting the ‘culture of silence’ on sexual violence

Sexual abuse and rape are taboo topics in many African countries – especially in conservative northern Nigeria. But this ‘culture of silence’ is changing thanks to new online movements like #ArewaMeToo.