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16 Jun
To curtail increased cases of trafficking, child labour, prostitution, forced marriages, and drug peddling in the society, a non-governmental organisation, Children Emergency Relief Foundation (CERF) recently held sensitisation programme for secondary school students.
14 Jun
With three years away from 2025, the last two decades have seen 94 million fewer children in child labour.
9 Jun
Children Emergency Relief Foundation (CERF) recently embarked on sensitisation campaign in secondary schools to educate students on human trafficking and child labour.
21 Feb
Commander-General of the board, Dr Harun Ibn-Sina, gave the warning in a statement issued after apprehending some underage children being engaged in street begging, on Monday in Kano.
7 Sep 2021
Stakeholders are unsettled by the rising number of child-labourers across Nigeria as insecurity and partly COVID-19 pandemic is now pushing more children into the labour market.
6 Aug 2021
It is a common sight in Nigeria and indeed many developing nations to use kids as labourers or expose them to indecent activities such as traffic hawking, street trading, housemaids, domestic services
1 Aug 2021
The Federal Government says it plans to check modern day slavery through awareness creation activities on the effects of illegal immigration, child labour
29 Jul 2021
Growing up, we all had to help out in the house with a chore or two but a 14-year-0ld boy felt his parents were making him do 'child labour by forcing him to do house chores. The Chinese boy is reported to have gone to the police station to file a complaint against his father…
22 Jun 2021
Race for survival, corporate greed and abuse of rights are the practices that are pushing the frontiers of child labour to a new level.
13 Jun 2021
Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has called for legislation, as well as increased collaboration among global stakeholders, to prevent, prohibit
6 May 2021
The International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) ACCEL Africa project has established Community Child Labour Monitoring Committees (CCLMC) to monitor and eliminate child labour in Niger State.
27 Apr 2021
Specific actions aimed at eliminating child labour would be identified, implemented and sustained between 2021 and 2025 under the auspices of the National Policy and National Action Plan on the Elimination of Child Labour.


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