Nigeria: New Anti-Rape Law Still Can't Help Victims Much – AuthenticAfrican

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[Premium Times] Hauwa Haruna said the man who raped her young daughter lived nearby in an inner-city slum in Jahi area of Abuja. Once, the man asked the 12-year-old to fetch water for him, but when she did, he took her to a security post where he worked as a guard and raped her. The attacker threatened to kill the girl if she screamed.