A Forty-year-old woman gang-raped in Abyei

Atoc Dau head of Gender Desk in Abyei | Credit: Makuac Deng Ayei | AIRS

A forty-year-old woman was gang-raped on her way from Abyei Town to her village on Friday last week.

According to gender desk, the survivor was caught and raped in the bush by eight men in uniform who were speaking Nuer language.

The head of gender desk said the survivor was receiving treatment and counselling and a case would be opened before the police.

Atoc Dau pleaded with women not to go too far alone. She encouraged women to report any case of sexual gender-based to her office or any other relevant authorities.