Nigerian Entertainers Stand Up Against Rape

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Nollywood stars;  Ini Edo, Lami Philips, Annie Idibia and more participated in the 5th edition of the War Against Rape (WAR) walk today in Ikeja, Lagos. The celebrities walked from GRA through Allen down to Alausa.

 

This year’s edition was created by social and women-rights activist, Esther Ijewere-Kalejaiye and was endorsed by the Lagos State Ministry Of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation.

 

The essence of the walk was to give a voice to sexually assaulted persons – especially women and children and to eradicate the menace of rape in Nigeria.

 

The yearly demonstration brings together youth advocates, parents and guardians, entertainers media practitioners, sports personalities, teachers and student delegates from different Secondary and Tertiary institutions around Lagos State as they show support to the cause.

 

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