Tag: Human trafficking

Human trafficking: NIS intercepts 7 girls

inno.korie- January 27, 2020

Muhammadu Babandede Comptroller General, Nigeria Immigration Service The Operatives of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Command in Lagos, has apprehended seven ... Read More

Worried Edo takes further step against human trafficking

admin- October 11, 2018

Human trafficking: Children rescued The worrisome cases of human trafficking have forced the Edo state government to dedicate two courts to accelerate hearing of such ... Read More

NEMA Reports: 643 Nigerians Voluntarily Return from Libya

Henry Solomon- August 3, 2018

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday said no fewer than 643 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya in the last five weeks. The Director-General of ... Read More

NIS Deports 414 Irregular Immigrants

Henry Solomon- July 25, 2018

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Seme Command, said it repatriated 414 irregular immigrants in the first six months of the year. The command`s spokesman, Mr. ... Read More

Edo orders stoppage of human trafficking

admin- May 28, 2018

Governor Godwin Obaseki has ordered the task force on Human Trafficking and Illegal Migration to ensure eradication of human trafficking and illegal migration by 2020. ... Read More

Nigeria’s anti-corruption excites UN

admin- May 24, 2018

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has commended Nigeria’s leading role in the fight against corruption in Africa. Guterres, made the commendation in his remarks at High-level ... Read More

NAPTIP arrests 8 suspected human traffickers in Benin

inno.korie- April 11, 2018

The Benin Zonal Command of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons has arrested eight suspected human traffickers. The Zonal Commander, Mr ... Read More

Movie Premiere: 13,000 Trafficked Persons Rescued, 8,000 Rehabilitated – NAPTIP

Henry Solomon- March 19, 2018

Dame Julie Okah-Donli, Director-General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), said no fewer than 13,000 trafficked persons have been rescued by ... Read More

Minister of Sports Goes Hard on Human Traffickers

Tanimu- December 9, 2017

Like a roaring Lion, his body gesticulation depicting excruciating pain, the Hon minister faced the cameras in NEXT2none/ NAPTIP documentary shoot against human trafficking on ... Read More

We Must Stop Modern Slevary in Libya – Speaker Dogara

Tanimu- December 1, 2017

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to lead the struggle for total ... Read More

Speaker Dogara Speaks on Confronting The Scourge of Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery

Tanimu- December 1, 2017

My dear Honourable colleagues, I wish to make few remarks on the subject matter of my trip to Italy where I participated in a Conference ... Read More

Senate to Weigh into Death of Nigerian Girls on The Mediterranean

Henry Solomon- November 9, 2017

The Senate is to investigate the death of 26 young Nigerian girls on the Mediterranean while traveling to Italy. The measure followed a resolution on ... Read More

NAPTIP Raises Alarm On The Increasing Number Nigerians Crossing To Europe

Henry Solomon- September 25, 2017

Ms Julie Okah-Donli, the Director-General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), says an upsurge in the number of Nigerians risking their ... Read More

Judicial Assistance on Human Trafficking

admin- October 23, 2013

By Femi Okeowo An International collaboration is on in Nigerian to enhance the investigative and prosecutory capacity of the Nigerian Law Enforcement Agencies on Matters ... Read More