Some male traders in Yaba market mocked women who staged a very peaceful protest, demanding that they stop the habit of touching females, through the market, or harassing a female customer in a suggestive way.
The protesters were campaigning against, harassment, objectification, groping, catcalling of women and girls in Nigerian markets. But the traders fired back at them calling them ‘asewos’.
Yaba market male traders are well known for touching women who pass through the road where the market is situated, inapproriately.
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