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WARIF Engages Lagos Law Enforcement

In February, WARIF organised a successful interactive session with the Lagos State law enforcement to establish a strong collaboration between the foundation and law enforcement. Dr. DaSilva emphasised the importance to the Nigerian Police Force of sending all cases of sexual assault and rape seen at the stations to referral centres such as the WARIF Centre in Yaba, where adequate medical treatment and counselling can be given. Speaking with the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Fatai Owoseni, Dr. Kemi DaSilva  explained that...

WARIF Open Day

WARIF Centre, the first initiative of Women at Risk International Foundation(WARIF) pioneered by Dr. Kemi DaSilva-Ibru opened to the general public in December 01, 2016. The centre serves as a Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) which offers FREE medical treatment , counselling and welfare referral services to all affected women. WARIF centre serves as a safe haven, and welcomes  all young girls and women who have  survived harrowing encounters of  rape and sexual assault,  ensuring their physical and psychological well-being,...