Sex for Grades: undercover inside Nigerian and Ghanaian universities - BBC Africa Eye documentary

by: BBC News Africa     Published on: 07 October 2019

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Universities in Nigeria and Ghana have been plagued by stories of sexual harassment by lecturers and professors for decades. Allegations include a wide array of abuses, from blackmailing students for sex in exchange for marks and admission to lewd comments and grooming. After gathering dozens of testimonies, BBC Africa Eye sent undercover journalists posing as students inside the University of Lagos (UNILAG) and the University of Ghana to capture footage of the sexual harassment. Reporter Kiki Mordi, who knows first-hand how devastating sexual harassment can be, reveals what happens behind the closed doors of some of West Africa’s most prestigious universities.Further information and support for anyone affected by sexual assault can be found through the BBC Action Line: http://bit.ly/2IyHETPHow have you been impacted by our investigation into sex for grades? If you would like to share your experience with BBC Africa Eye, contact us here: https://bbc.in/2OrGddLSubscribe: http://bit.ly/subscribetoafricaWebsite: https://www.bbc.com/africaFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/bbcnewsafrica/Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bbcafrica/Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bbcafrica/