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Human trafficking: Italy detains 10 Nigerians 

Human trafficking: Italy detains 10 Nigerians 

  Italian police have detained 10 Nigerians accused of running a human trafficking ring that allegedly used voodoo rituals and promises of jobs to lure migrants to...

FG sets up joint patrol to check smuggling, human trafficking

FG sets up joint patrol to check smuggling, human trafficking

The Federal Government has established a Joint Security Patrol in Katsina State along Nigeria’s border with the Niger Republic to check smuggling and influx of illegal...

Human Trafficking: British PM vows to aid clamp down

Human Trafficking: British PM vows to aid clamp down

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, on Wednesday pledged to help Nigeria clamp down on human trafficking to Europe and support victims of modern slavery who return to...

Human trafficking: NAPTIP secures 41 convictions in one year

Human trafficking: NAPTIP rescues 12,939 victims in 15 years

The National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has rescued 12,939 victims across Nigeria since its establishment in 2003. The Head of Press and...

Human trafficking: NAPTIP secures 41 convictions in one year

Human trafficking: NAPTIP secures 41 convictions in one year

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has convicted 41 persons for various forms of human trafficking across the country in the last...

Libya: U.N. sanctions six for human-trafficking

The United Nations Security Council on Thursday sanctioned six people for their involvement in human trafficking and smuggling of migrants in Libya. The sanctions...

Comptroller-General of Immigration, Muhammad Babandede

Immigration suspends officers arrested for human trafficking

The Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede has ordered the suspension two immigration officers arrested at the Murtala Muhammed...

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Human trafficking: UK budgets £12m to assist Nigerian victims

The United Kingdom says it has set aside £12 million (about N10 billion) to assist victims of human trafficking and modern-day slavery in Nigeria. The Chair, All-Party...

EU: 57,000 Nigerians stranded in Libyan camps

Human trafficking: UK budgets £12m to assist Nigerian victims

The United Kingdom says it has set aside £12 million (about N10 billion) to assist victims of human trafficking and modern-day slavery in Nigeria. The Chair, All-Party...

Libya smugglers broadcast abuse of African migrants on social media to demand ransoms

Human trafficking: FG delegation jets off to Libya

A special delegation of the Federal Government on Wednesday departed Abuja for Tripoli, the Libyan Capital to evacuate Nigerians trapped in the North African country....

Interpol arrests 40 suspects, rescues 500 victims of human trafficking in West Africa 

Interpol arrests 40 suspects, rescues 500 victims of human trafficking in West Africa 

40 people were arrested and 500 people rescued after a swoop on human trafficking across West Africa, international police organisation, Interpol, said on Thursday. The...

Yakubu Dogara

Human trafficking: Dogara leads Nigerian delegation to Italy

By Patience Dajuma  Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, is leading Nigerian delegation to Italy to discuss women empowerment and the fight...