The President of Sierra Leone has declared a national emergency after a five-year-old was left paralyzed from the waist down after being savagely raped. The toddler had her spine crushed after being attacked by a 28-year-old uncle last year. President Julius Maada Bio hit out at the sexual violence plaguing the African country after crime...
The brutal rape of a young girl by her uncle in Sierra Leone became the rallying point for a campaign that on Thursday pushed President Julius Maada Bio to declare the prevalence of sexual violence a national emergency.
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