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Wednesday, 7 December 2011
NIGERIA UNVEILS TOLL-FREE RAPE HOTLINE
Minister of Youth development on December 5, 2011 launched Nigeria's first anti-rape toll free helpline. The aim however is to enable rape victims or witnesses of such act call the authority for assistance.. The 12 digit helpline 080072732255 is on a test run phase which is between 8 am-5pm on Mondays – Fridays.
The Minister said the decision was borne out of the need to show the commitment of the ministry to sensitizing and eradicating rape amongst youths.