• 1 in 10 Children likely to be Victim of Abuse

    1 in 10 Children likely to be Victim of Abuse

    One in 10 children in Malaysia is likely to be a victim of emotional, physical or sexual abuse, according to a child rights activist. James Nayagam of the Suriana Welfare Society said the lockdowns to curb Covid-19 had been imposed at the expense of children’s safety.

  • 142 Child Abuse Cases Recorded in N. Sembilan in six Months

    142 Child Abuse Cases Recorded in N. Sembilan in six Months

    A total of 142 child abuse cases were recorded in Negeri Sembilan in the first six months of this year. Of that total, physical abuse topped the list with 85 cases, followed by sexual abuse (36) child neglect (13), emotional abuse (four) and abandonment (four).