In a bid to provide a multi-sectoral survivor-centered approach in responding to domestic and sexual violence in the state, the Lagos State Domestic, and Sexual Violence Response Team
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), has arrested a middle age man, Emmanuel Stephen, for allegedly trafficking his 21-year -old girlfriend...
Every year, dozens of men, women and children fall into the hands of illicit traffickers, in their own countries and abroad. Victims are exploited in restaurants, farms, construction sites, hotels, factories, markets, mines and so on. As custodian of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organised Crimes and the supplementing Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and…
Hajiya Sadiya Umar -Farouq, the Ministy of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has pledged to support victims of human trafficking and violence to enhance their livelihood.
The Chief of Mission, International Organisation for Migration (IOM) Nigeria, Franz Celestin, has said that participants in the $150 billion yearly criminal enterprise of human trafficking should not go unpunished.
The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the Federal Government, yesterday, said they have facilitated the return of over 21,000 Nigerians stranded in Libya
Community leaders in Akinsany Street, Ojodu area, have urged women to seek education to end girl child trafficking in Nigeria.
28 Aug 2020
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River on Friday inaugurated the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking...
22 Apr 2020
The Kaduna State Commissioner for Human Development and Social Services, Hajiya Hafsat Baba, has said that three orphanages have been slated for demolition. The commissioner said the three orphanage homes being investigated for alleged child trafficking are located in Barnawa, Sabon Tasha and Narayi communities.
21 Apr 2020
Malaysia has arrested two Rohingya for alleged human-trafficking, authorities said Tuesday, as they ramp up efforts to stop members of the Muslim minority coming to the country amid coronavirus fears.
5 Dec 2019
The Federal Government is mooting the idea of adding studies in Trafficking in Persons (TIP) into schools’ curricula at all levels of ‘education.
17 Nov 2019
The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has attributed the poverty level, lack of knowledge and unemployment as contributing factors to the menace...