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PRESS RELEASE: LASG REACTS TO ALLEGED VIRAL VIDEO OF DISMISSED CUSTOMARY COURT MEMBER ,MR ISHOLA RAZAKI ADEYEMI

The attention of the State Government has been drawn to a viral video circulating the  social media space wherein one Mr. Olayemi Ayeni ( The Complainant )alleged that a former Customary Court Member, Mr. Ishola Razaki Adeyemi, abused his office by exhibiting unprofessional conduct in a customary court case involving the Complainant and his wife …

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Lagos  inaugurates Kings Club to boost positive masculinity in male students

In furtherance of the KINGS CLUB initiative, the Lagos State Deputy Governor ,Dr Obafemi Hamzat ,has inaugurated the club created by the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency (DSVA) to re-orient and educate young male students in secondary schools around the six (6) education districts in Lagos State with the aim of  debunking socio-cultural …

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Sexual and Gender Based Violence: LASG Organizes Symposium On Factors And Triggers

The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency on Tuesday, organized a symposium as part of its efforts in combatting sexual and Gender Based Violence in the State.  The Symposium with the theme “Inter Generational Conversations; Factors & Triggers of Sexual and Gender Based Violence … Charting A way Forward” had in attendance, faith based …

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Lagos State Governor commends outstanding officers involved in the Fight Against Sexual and Gender Based Violence

On the 30th of September, 2021, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) held its Annual Commendation/ Awards Night in the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Awareness Month. This is ultimately to celebrate our modest achievements in the fight against Domestic and Sexual Violence, inspire and encourage all stakeholders to increase …

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DSVRT Engages The Corporate World And Trains Media Broadcasters On Sexual And Gender Based Violence (SGBV) Issues.

Given the mandate of His Excellency, the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode to drive a wide spread awareness of SGBV issues across the State, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team on Friday, 11th of September, 2015 engaged staff of Unilever Nigeria Plc. at their Head Office in Oregun on the …

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LASG Saves Helpless Victim Of 25-Year Long Domestic Violence Abuse

The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team has intervened in a case of domestic violence that had been perpetrated for over 25 years by a man over his wife. The case in question was brought into limelight by virtue of the victim’s relative speaking out to the press. The Team contacted the 63 …

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Lagos State Poised To Adequately Respond To Reports Of Sexual And Gender Based Violence Crimes

In line with the Sate Government’s desire to ensure that victims of Sexual and Gender Based Violence have a voice and concerned members of the public who wish to report acts of violence are able to do so with utmost confidentiality, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team recently concluded its training for …

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Lagos State Government Set For Total Eradication Of Sexual And Domestic Violence

The Lagos State Government inaugurated the Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) in September 2014 as a response to the increase in incidents of reporting rape, defilement, domestic violence, child abuse, neglect and maltreatment in the State. The Team is to increase victim safety and offender responsibility by providing a cross jurisdictional response that …

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