Tag: trafficking

1,052 Oyo Indigenes rescued From Trafficking — DG NAPTIP

Henry Solomon- September 9, 2020

Mrs Dame Okah-Donli, Director General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), says 1,052 indigenes of Oyo State have been rescued from ... Read More

FG to Send Plane to Repatriate Scammed Nigerians in Russia

Henry Solomon- July 17, 2018

The Nigerian government will send a plane to repatriate the 200 defrauded Nigerian citizens currently stranded in Russia. Steve Ugbah, Nigerian ambassador to Russia who ... 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

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

AMT 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

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

Rate Of Player Trafficking Alarming In Nigeria, Africa – NGO

Henry Solomon- May 2, 2017

The President of Germany-based NGO, PLAY!YA, Ian Mengel, on Tuesday said that football players’ trafficking was growing at an alarming rate in Nigeria and, indeed ... Read More

Ordeal of A Libya Returnee: I had To Drink Urine

Henry Solomon- February 22, 2017

A Returnee among the batch of 171 Nigerians deported from Libya, Gift Peters, while narrating her ordeal said she had to drink urine as meal ... Read More

Nigerian Trafficker, Asemota Bags 22 Years Jail Term in UK

admin- August 5, 2016

EFFC, Abuja: Franca Asemota, the Nigerian child cum women trafficker who was arrested by the operatives of the EFCC, on Wednesday, March 24, 2015 in ... Read More

Wraps of Cocaine Recovered At Murtala Muhammed International Airport

Henry Solomon- April 16, 2016

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Friday said it recovered 193 wraps of substance suspected to be cocaine inside a passenger’s socks at ... Read More