FULL VIDEO: ‘Sex for grades’ – Undercover in West African universities

FULL VIDEO: ‘Sex for grades’ – Undercover in West African universities

Academic institutions in West Africa have increasingly been facing allegations of sexual harassment by lecturers. This type of abuse is said to be endemic, but it’s almost never proven. After gathering dozens of testimonies, BBC Africa Eye sent undercover journalists

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Nigerian lecturer cum pastor allegedly caught seeking sex from admission seeker [Video]

Nigerian lecturer cum pastor allegedly caught seeking sex from admission seeker [Video]

A University of Lagos (UNILAG) lecturer has been caught on camera demanding sex from a, “seeking admission.” The lecturer, Boniface Igbeneghu, is a former sub-dean of Faculty of Art and head pastor of local Foursquare Gospel Church. His advances were

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Man dies after being buried alive ‘by his own children’

Man dies after being buried alive ‘by his own children’

A 75-year-old man has died after he was allegedly buried alive by his own children in southern Mozambique. A total of 20 people from the same family, who reportedly suspected the man of practising witchcraft, have been detained in connection

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Somalia: Jihadists attack US training base at Baledogle

Somalia: Jihadists attack US training base at Baledogle

The Baledogle base, pictured here in 1992, is used by US troops to train commandosJihadists have attacked a military base where US soldiers train commandos in Somalia. Local residents reported heavy blasts and gunfire at Baledogle airport in the southern

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‘The fastest way to become poor is to become MP’ – Kenya MP says as he quits

‘The fastest way to become poor is to become MP’ – Kenya MP says as he quits

He is known for his trademark green suits and colourful jibes often directed at real and perceived enemies of Deputy President William Ruto. Dr David Sankok, the Jubilee nominated MP from Narok, is particularly in his element when directing his

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Thieves make off with head of police’s TV sets from his home

Thieves make off with head of police’s TV sets from his home

General Khehla Sitole was in Cape Town at the time, and the house thieves took their chance. Thieves have made off with two TV sets from national police commissioner Khehla Sitole’s Mpumalanga home, the SA Police Service (SAPS) confirmed on

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Pastor commits suicide by jumping from 4th floor

Pastor commits suicide by jumping from 4th floor

A senior Zimbabwean pastor with Upper Room Ministries committed suicide on Monday by jumping from the fourth floor of Rezende Parkade in Harare. Reverend Berry Dambaza reportedly died on the spot. While details surrounding his sudden death is unknown, there

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The radio show which brought children back from the dead

The radio show which brought children back from the dead

This is the story of three little boys almost lost forever in the wave of people fleeing the violence which engulfed Rwanda in 1994. It is also the story of how a radio broadcast cut through the fear and the

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Woman dies on flight to Joburg

Woman dies on flight to Joburg

Police have open an inquest docket after a woman died on board a British Airways flight to Johannesburg from Cape Town on Wednesday. Police spokesperson Lt-Col Katlego Mogale said the woman was certified dead on arrival at the OR Tambo

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Nigeria Football Federation boss properties seized in fresh corruption probe

Nigeria Football Federation boss properties seized in fresh corruption probe

Several properties belonging to top officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), including its president Amaju Pinnick, have been seized in a fresh corruption probe. The latest investigation and seizures are being carried out by the country’s Independent Corrupt Practices

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