Twitter Reacts to #SexForGrades Scandal

In News 2019-10-07 10:51:15
Twitter Reacts to #SexForGrades Scandal
Twitter Reacts to #SexForGrades Scandal

By Olamide Fadoju


 BBC Africa Eye on Monday released a documentary titled #SexForTrade which secretly investigated sexual harassment by lecturers at West Africa's most prestigious universities.


The Investigation which spanned over a year saw BBC Africa Eye send undercover journalists posing as students inside the University of Lagos and the University of Ghana respectively.


The documentary showed female reporters being sexually harassed and pressured by senior lecturers at the institutions who had no knowledge they were being recorded. 


Following the documentary release, Social media website, Twitter was agog with reactions.


Some twitter users condemned the act with some calling for similar investigations to be carried out in specific schools. Check below for some of the reactions: