“They forced their way in at around 2am. They raped us. And when they left, they stole our phones and money.”
In those simple words, Sarah describes the nightmare that she and her flatmate endured when two armed men broke into their apartment in Port Harcourt, Nigeria’s oil hub.
Who the men were was, and remains a mystery. Both wore masks.
Reeling from shame and fearful of stigma, the 25-year-old did not tell anyone she had been raped.