NMRC, ITF empower artisans in housing construction skills
In a bid to boost capacity in the industry, the Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) has partnered with the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) to train about 40 unemployed...
NAPTIP reads riot act against trafficking
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has read the riot acts against human trafficking at airports nationwide.
Nigeria opens register to check violence against women
The Federal Government yesterday launched ‘The Nigeria Sexual Offender’s Register’ as part of measures to curb gender-based violence in the country.
‘Infusion of child trafficking in school curricula will curb menace’
Former minister of education, Prof. Chinwe Obaji has disclosed that the introduction of trafficking in persons (TIP) in the school curricula is a veritable tool for social reform to guide students from being trafficked.
Randy father bags 10 years in jail for raping, impregnating teenage daughter
Justice Muslim Hassan of a Federal High Court in Lagos, yesterday, sentenced a 58-year-old farmer, Yesiru Onajobi, to 10 years imprisonment for rape and defilement of his teenage daughter.
NGO intensifies effort to end violence against women, children in Imo
The Alliance for Africa (AfA), a non-governmental organisation (NGO), has advocated stringent measures to tackle the increasing violence against women, girls and children in Imo State.
NAPTIP, others move to combat human trafficking in Edo
The Benin Zonal Command of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has stressed the need to institutionalise early warning mechanism to prevent human trafficking...
NAPTIP restates commitment to effective fight against human trafficking
Mrs Julie Okah-Donli, the Director-General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), has restated the agency’s commitment to fight human trafficking.
NAPTIP arrests cobbler for allegedly defiling 12-year-old student in Edo
The Benin zonal command of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) yesterday took into custody a 62-year-old cobbler, Mr. Chukwudi Augustine, who allegedly raped a 12-year-old student of Aduwawa Secondary School, Benin.