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Recruitment of more female lecturers curb sexual harassment

News Summed Up 2020-03-09 05:30:00

She specifically called for the recruitment of more female lecturers in higher institutions to reduce incidences of sexual harassment on campuses. She stressed that having more women in academia would surely reduce sex-for-marks menace and other sexual harassment plaguing the system. Bawa, who is the only female lecturer in the Department of History in UDUS, lamented that the space in the university system for the female folks was yawning. “When there are more female lecturers, the female students will feel free to discuss their issues with them than going to the male folk. ”So more representation will help the system to wipe out issues of sex-for-marks and other sexual harassment strategies,” she stated.