Massive Protest Erupts in Ikeja as Women Storm Governor's Office in Lagos

Nigerian women and other have this morning stormed the Lagos State governor’s office in Alausa, Ikeja, the state capital.

Protesters, on Thursday morning, stormed the Lagos State governor’s office, Alausa, Ikeja, demanding an end to abuse and rape cases in the state and across the country.

The protesters who were at the venue as early as 8:25 a.m., said the protest was meant to pass a message to the government on the need to end incidences of rape.

The protesters, under the aegis of the Alliance Against Domestic Violence and Abuse (AADVA), claimed there had been no cases of conviction of rapist in Lagos State.

One of the leaders who identified herself as Lailah said;

“We hear these (rape) cases reported in the media yet we don’t hear of conviction of the rapists…this must stop.”

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