Nigeria university lecturer sacked over sexual harassment


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The University of Abuja within the Nigerian capital has brushed off one of its lecturers over sexual harassment.

A female student had alleged that the lecturer, a professor, had demanded intercourse in replace for marks.

The university acknowledged it had acted after reviewing the disclose of a panel negate up to review the allegations.

In October, the BBC’s Africa Recognize investigative programme exposed sexual misconduct by lecturers at two top West African universities.

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Media caption“Intercourse for grades”: Undercover in West African universities

The revelations within the “Intercourse for grades” documentary led to the suspension of some lecturers at every the University of Lagos in Nigeria and the University of Ghana.

A separate BBC Africa Recognize investigation in December uncovered an unlawful community that lured ladies folks to India from Africa, the keep they had been then compelled into intercourse work to meet the requires of the assorted African men residing in Delhi.

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Media captionGrace agreed to head undercover to review a community that lures ladies folks to India from Africa

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