BBC Africa Eye Talks “Sex For Grades,” Goes Undercover Inside Nigerian And Ghanaian Universities
Written by IMN on 21 Jan 2020
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. There they captured footage of the sexual harassment.
Reporter Kiki Mordi, who knows first-hand how devastating sexual harassment can be. Watch as BBC Africa Eye reveals what happens behind the closed doors of some of West Africa’s most prestigious universities.