I Was Also S*xually Harassed – Gov Fayemi’s Wife
Wife to the Governor of Ekiti State Kayode Fayemi,
has narrated how she was s*xually harassed in the University,
in reaction to BBC’s hour long #s*xforgrade documentary which exposed randy lecturers in some Universities in Nigeria and Ghana.
Bisi said she was luckier than some of the victims because hers didn’t go far.
but it was an unpleasant experience.
She also said the lecturers find the female body like their entitlement.
The Ekiti state First Lady who has already opened a register to name and shame s*x offenders in the state, stated that watching the video.
It made her realize that it is time to speak out for s*xual abuse victims and not silence them because the culture of silence has endured enough.
“And I cried because what this young women have experience is the story of many of us who passed through.
higher institution in this country,” she said.
“Though I was luckier than these victims. It is a thing that you can’t say even though you faced that because people will tell you to shut up.
“You know people don’t talk about things like this.
I was watching the documentary and there were three words that came to me, one is voice.
it is time to speak up and speak out and for those who do we need to stand with them.
and stand by them and not silence them because the culture of silence has endured enough.”