HEART MINDERS (A Non-Governmental Organisation) in partnership with Oshodi-Isolo Local Government has taken awareness of sexual misconduct and other anti social behaviours such as rape to streets, Motor parks and Markets in Oshodi-Isolo Local Government.
The walk tagged ” STOP ALL FORMS OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT” seen the team visiting major streets, markets, and motor parks to appeal to people especially men to stop act such as rape, domestic violence, etc.
The team emphasized that women are always at the receiving end of any sexual misconduct and urged victims to report such activity to government agency designated for such.
sexual harassment in public places is overwhelmingly experienced by women and girls. Surveys showed that sexual harassment is the most common forms of violence against women and girls.
Sexual harassment of adolescents girls at motor park commonly perpetuated by drivers, motor boys, and bus conductors is a menace which has been reported while rape cases in our communities are increasing every day.
we must all stand against this act of barbarism and wickedness
Stop violence against women and young girls in our street, motor parks, community, etc
Rape is not sex, it is an aggressive act motivated by power and control. Our role as citizens is to report the act, protect the victim, encourage justice as silence only empowers perpetrators.