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Obituary Of Raped, Slain UNIBEN Student, Uwa Omozuwa
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Obituary Of Raped, Slain UNIBEN Student, Uwa Omozuwa

The remains of a freshman at the University of Benin (UNIBEN) Uwa Omozuwa have been laid to rest in Benin, Edo State capital. Ms Omozuwa’s final moments began with a funeral service on Friday at The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Edo Province 10, Aduwawa, Benin City. Her remains were interred at Third East Cemetery amid tears from family and friends. Igbere TV recall that the 22-year-old was raped and injured in the head in a church where she went to study on May 27. She died from the injuries three days later in a hospital. Her murder provoked public anger in the streets of Benin with different groups demanding that her killers be brought to justice.
Autopsy Reveals 22-Year-Old Uwa Was Raped As A Virgin – Edo Attorney General
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Autopsy Reveals 22-Year-Old Uwa Was Raped As A Virgin – Edo Attorney General

The Edo State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Prof Yinka Omorogbe, on Friday said the slain 22-year-old student of the University of Benin, Uwa Omozuwa, was a virgin before she was raped and murdered. She was reacting to reports on social media that the suspect arrested in connection with Uwa’s murder confessed that he was sent on the assignment by a church pastor who she was pregnant for. Omorogbe stated this during a protest organised by members of Edo Women Development Initiatives to the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Edo State Council. Uwa was raped and murdered in a church where she went to study on May 27, 2020 and her death spared outrage across the country. Omorogbe noted that the news of her being impregnated by her pastor caused serious anguish to the fa...
Uwa Omozuwa Read At The Church Where She Was Murdered For 5 Years – Uwa’s Mother Reveals
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Uwa Omozuwa Read At The Church Where She Was Murdered For 5 Years – Uwa’s Mother Reveals

Report has revealed that late Uwaila Omozuwa had been using church where she was murdered as her reading house for five years until the news of her death broke seven days ago. The church at Osa-Amadasun Street, Ohovbe Quarters, which she attended and about five minute-walk from her residence was considered a safe spot for her to assimilate and enjoy reading, it turned out to be where her attackers took carnal knowledge of her and left her for dead. Uwa’s aggrieved mother, Mrs Joy Omozuwa, explained that “She is my second child, the most gentle of all my children and was always interested in her book. What happened to my daughter is so painful; I never knew this was how she will die. On that fateful day, May 27th, I left home with her and she went to the church to read. For over f...
Swankyjerry Campaigns Against Rape
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Swankyjerry Campaigns Against Rape

Celebrity stylist SwankyJerry, real name Jeremiah Ogbodo has campaigned against rape and joined the End Rape advocates. According to the Forbes 2020 fashion entrepreneur, men should be taught NEVER to rape. SwankyJerry also says rape is never the fault of the victim/survivor, and everybody should say no to rape. The super star stylist took to all his social media handles to campaign against rape and in a few of his posts on social media, he expressed how heavy his heart is about the increasing number of rape cases. You recall that 22-year-old Uwa Omozuwa. died on May 30, after she was brutally raped and physically attacked inside a Redeemed Christian Church of God, or RCCG, branch in Benin city, Edo state. According to reports gathered, the deceased had gone to t...
“I am up for a Peaceful Protest” – Mercy Aigbe Laments the Death of Uwa Omozuwa
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“I am up for a Peaceful Protest” – Mercy Aigbe Laments the Death of Uwa Omozuwa

Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe has lamented the death of UNIBEN undergraduate, Uwa Omozuwa, who was raped and killed in a church. The brutal rape and murder of Uwa Omozuwa, has been condemned by Nigerians all over the country. The victim was said to have been raped on Friday 29th May near Ikpoba Hill in Benin City, at her church, the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG). According to reports gathered, the deceased had gone to the church to read as she prepared for the possible school resumption after months of staying at home as a result of the lockdown order. The perpetrators were said to have attacked her at the RCCG Ohovbe road branch, raped and smashed her head with a fire extinguisher, leaving her for dead. Reacting to the killing, Mercy Aigbe announced her readiness ...
Chat Shows Medical Doctor  Blaming Women for Causing Rape by What they Wear
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Chat Shows Medical Doctor Blaming Women for Causing Rape by What they Wear

A Twitter user has shared screenshots of her chat with a medical doctor. The screenshots show him joking about rape and blaming it on the way women dress. In the chat, the doctor suggested that women should "wear agbada or caftan" to prevent rape. He added that "many times they attract it to themselves." When asked if he understands what rape means he joked that it's "the act when a female seduces a male to have an erection, then she runs away." A number of shocking posts have been shared defending rapists since the rape and murder of Uwa Omozuwa in a church. However, having a doctor join in defending rape has shocked Twitter users and they wondered how safe his patients are around him.
Singer Djinee reacts to the rape and murder of Uwa Omozuwa, says we all have to admit our parents failed woefully in raising the male child
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Singer Djinee reacts to the rape and murder of Uwa Omozuwa, says we all have to admit our parents failed woefully in raising the male child

Singer Djinee has said parents need to do better in raising their sons after 22-year-old UNIBEN student, Uwa Omozuwa, was brutalized, raped, and murdered while reading inside a church. Uwa’s assault in Benin has been condemned by Nigerians all over the country. With the hashtag, #JusticeForUwa, Nigerians are calling for Uwa’s attackers, who are still walking free, to be found and prosecuted. Reacting to Uwa’s death, Ego singer, Djinee wrote: “Uwa’s story breaks me. We all have to admit that our parents have failed woefully in the raising of the male child. Concentrating too much on the conduct of the female child when it’s actually the males who have the higher propensity to do evil! #JusticeForUwa.” In a series of other tweets, he explained how parents let their sons ge...
Djinee Reacts to the Rape and Murder of Uwa Omozuwa
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Djinee Reacts to the Rape and Murder of Uwa Omozuwa

Singer Djinee has said parents need to do better in raising their sons after 22-year-old UNIBEN student, Uwa Omozuwa, was brutalized, raped, and murdered while reading inside a church. Uwa's assault in Benin has been condemned by Nigerians all over the country. With the hashtag, #JusticeForUwa, Nigerians are calling for Uwa's attackers, who are still walking free, to be found and prosecuted. Reacting to Uwa's death, Ego singer, Djinee wrote: "Uwa's story breaks me. We all have to admit that our parents have failed woefully in the raising of the male child. Concentrating too much on the conduct of the female child when it's actually the males who have the higher propensity to do evil! #JusticeForUwa."     In a series of other tweets, he explained how parents...