Boko Haram offers relatively better life for some women than north Nigerian society. Many women have looked to religion for a space of relative autonomy, generating the apparent paradox of female support for sharia law
Less than 40% of women who experience violence seek redress. Most turn to family and friends rather than formal institutions.
The “Rainbow nation” seems to have revealed all its ugly stripes over the past few years: a rise in incidents of racism, tribalism, xenophobia, factionalism and continued high levels of gender-based violence.
Big investors seem to be mainly interested in Nollywood’s already established popularity with African audiences.
Ulwembu…engaged drug users, their families, and the police to make a play about the impact of the street drug nyaope in Durban.