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Human Trafficking

19 Mar 2017
The United Kingdom has called for urgent international collaboration to help Nigeria tackle human trafficking challenge at source, pledging at least five million pounds to the course.
28 Feb 2017
The Federal Government on Monday evacuated 41 Nigerian girls who were trafficked to Mali for forced labour and sexual exploitation.
28 Feb 2017
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has said it has so far secured 316 convictions against human traffickers in Nigeria.
22 Feb 2017
A seminar on human trafficking prosecution has sought a review of the nation’s extant legislation in order to make the establishment of facts against perpetrators of the evil trade easier.
4 Dec 2016
Steve Osuji and Boniface Opute employ the best modes of New Journalism as enunciated by Tom Wolfe in digging deep into the minds of the case studies of the victims of human trafficking presented in the book.
1 Nov 2016
She said the NIC is a specialist court and have been empowered by law to dispense justice. She said: “This demonstrates the assertion that labour law has gone beyond the traditional concepts with narrow jurisdiction”.
23 Aug 2016
Two scholars from the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Edo State and other stakeholders have weighed in on the increasing cases of trafficking of persons, particularly, women and children, in the country ...
1 Jul 2016
Myanmar's new civilian government rebuffed a United States decision to brand the country as one of the world's worst human trafficking offenders on Friday, calling the move "regrettable" at a time when the nascent democracy is finding its feet.
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10 May 2015
The long-anticipated movie, St Mary, produced by Obi Anthony Osotule and directed by Mathias Obahiagbon, is set to hit cinemas in Nigeria soon. The movie creates awareness on human trafficking menace and other related offences. In an honest quest for improvement in his life and the desire to settle into matrimony with his heartthrob, Tijiri,…


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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says, at the appropriate time and forum, he will respond to the false allegations levelled against him by Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara.
57 mins ago
The management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is poised to ensure optimal utilisation of its facilities across the nation’s seaports, according to the Acting Managing Director, Mr Mohammed Bello-Koko.
1 hour ago
Efe, the winner of Big Brother Naija Season two, has denied claims that he was blacklisted by the show’s organisers, Multichoice Nigeria, after winning the competition. Efe issued the statement after a media personality, Noble Igwe alleged that the former BBN winner fell out of grace with the show organizers because he disrespected a Multichoice…
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The Director-General, Nigeria Film Corporation, Dr Chidia Maduekwe, says President Muhammadu Buhari is not averse to the emergence of his successor from the South-East geopolitical zone.
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A medical inquiry has heard that a Nigerian doctor Francis Megwa, who was employed as a senior house officer at University Maternity Hospital Limerick knew "near nothing" and was unable to take blood samples and insert intravenous drips and had to ask what an obstetrician was. Megwa is accused of two counts of poor professional…