Augusta Osaigbovo refutes sister’s alleged assassination attempt, trafficking
Lagos State Commissioner of Police (CP), Edgal Imohimi, recently paraded one Osaro Okonoboh and Lucky Oboh on August 6, 2018, for an alleged attempt to assassinate Gladys Osaigbovo-Omon at her residence in Benin City, Edo State. Imohimi disclosed that the suspects, who were arrested on July 26, 2018, made an attempt on Gladys’ life on…
NAPTIP secures 356 convictions on human trafficking
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), says it has so far secured the convictions of 356 Human Traffickers since it began operation in 2013.
Former beauty queen wants stiffer penalties against prostitution, trafficking
Former Miss Nigeria, Mrs. Anna Ode, has urged the government to do more to curb women prostitution and trafficking in the country. The former beauty queen, who reigned in 1965...
NAPTIP begins rehabilitation of human trafficking victims from Libya
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons (NAPTIP) have concluded arrangement to rehabilitate the victims of human trafficking that returned to the country recently.
Obaseki tasks leaders on reintegration of trafficking victims, returnees
Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki, has advocated for a sustained collaboration among world and religious leaders to combat the increasing migrant crisis and mitigate trafficking in persons. He said that in commemoration of the World Day of Peace declared by Pope Francis being marked today, the input of religious leaders was critical to stemming human trafficking…
NBM of Africa condemns human trafficking, slave trade in Libya
The Neo Black Movement (NBM) of Africa has joined the condemnation of any form of human trafficking and slave trade in Libya that also affects Nigerians migrants.
Nwanwenne: Trafficking, illegal migration thrives on ignorance, deceit
Nigerian youths get involved in this illegal migration especially out of ignorance. They still feel that the streets of Europe are paved with gold, which is not the case.
NDLEA arrests 8,778 suspects with 903,624 kg of drugs
He National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested 8,778 suspected drug traffickers, comprising 8,143 males and 635 females in 2015, while a total of 903,624.56kg of narcotic drugs were seized in the same year.
Eight charged in France over horsemeat trafficking ring
French authorities have charged eight people over their alleged role in a Europe-wide horsemeat trafficking ring