LAPO Sensitizes 288 Women On Rights Protection

In February 2018, LAPO sensitized 288 women on rights protection as well as defended those who were unable to afford legal fees.

Legal Aid Manager, Barrister Vera Asenoguan who disclosed this criticized the humiliating and barbaric treatment women are usually subjected to especially at the demise of their husbands.

She stressed that it was offensive and unconstitutional to subject women to any form of abuse under the guise of religious or customary practices.