Tag: Victims

Abducted Victims Regain Freedom in Zamfara – Police

Henry Solomon- June 7, 2021

Police in Zamfara state in Collaboration with the State Government Peace Committee have facilitated the release of 11 kidnap victims who were abducted on Friday ... Read More

Military Kills Several ISWAP Terrorists, Rescues Kidnapped Victims

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The Defence Headquarters says the military has killed several Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists and bandits and also arrested their collaborators in the Northwest and Northeast zones ... Read More

Police Rescue 5 Abducted Victims in FCT Community

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The police on Thursday disclosed that its operatives rescued five kidnapped victims after a heavy gunfight with some bandits who attacked Tungan-Maje, Gwagwalada Area Council, ... Read More

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

NAPTIP Secures over 500 Convictions, Rescues over 18,000 Victims

Henry Solomon- July 30, 2020

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has secured the conviction of over 500 traffickers and rescued over 18,000 victims acrocc ... Read More

Rape: Speak Out, Police Appeal to Victims

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2019

The Police Public Relation Officer of the FCT Command, DSP Anjuguri Manzah, has appealed to victims of rape to speak out and cooperate with police ... Read More

Centre Receives 150 Sexual Assault Cases, with 33 Male victims

Henry Solomon- May 10, 2019

The Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) Kaduna, has received a total of 150 cases of sexual assault in 2018, out of which 33 victims were ... Read More

[email protected] Invests N180m in Buni Yadi

Tanimu- September 6, 2018

The Victims Support Fund (VSF) on Thursday, August 30, 2018 inaugurated public structures worth N180m in Buni Yadi, Gujba Local Government, Yobe. Buni Yadi was ... Read More

Human Right Violation Records Reaches 1M in 2 Years – NHRC

Henry Solomon- August 11, 2018

The National Human Right Commission (NHRC), on Saturday, said it recorded about one million cases of human rights violations in the country between 2017 and ... Read More

UK Raises Alarm on Human Traffickers Touting for Business on Facebook

Henry Solomon- August 10, 2018

Facebook is failing to prevent human traffickers from luring in victims through the social network, law enforcement officials in Britain said on Friday. Criminal gangs ... Read More

Kano Govt. Dispatches Health Officials to Bebeji in The Wake of Cholera Outbreak

Henry Solomon- August 6, 2018

The Kano State Government has dispatched a team of health personnel to Bebeji Local Government Area of the state where an outbreak of suspected cholera ... 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

SEMA Comes to the Aid of Flood Victims in Kebbi

Henry Solomon- July 20, 2018

The State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) in Kebbi says it has distributed relief materials to victims of flood disaster at Alfagai and Bangola villages in ... Read More

Saturday Suicide Attack: 32 Kill, 84 Injured 84 in Damboa, Borno

Henry Solomon- June 17, 2018

No fewer than 32 persons were killed,  while 84 others were injured when six suicide bombers detonated Improvised Explosive Devices(IEDs), in Damboa local government area ... Read More

Cholera Outbreak Extends to Two More LGAs in Adamawa – Ministry of Health

Henry Solomon- June 4, 2018

The cholera outbreak in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas of Adamawa has extended to Hong and Maiha local governments in the state. ... Read More

WHO Deploys 39 Staff to Mubi to Tackle Cholera Outbreak

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2018

The World Health Organization (WHO) has deployed 39 staff to contain the outbreak of cholera in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas of ... Read More

NAPTIP Alerts: Traffickers Plan to Traffic Nigerian Youths Using The 2018 World Cup

Henry Solomon- May 28, 2018

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has alerted the general public on plans by human traffickers to use the upcoming ... Read More

Mubi Bomb Blast: Governor Bindow at FMC Yola, Calls for More Vigilance

Henry Solomon- May 2, 2018

Governor of Adamawa State, Sen Mohammed Umar Jibrilla, has appealed to people of the state to donate free blood to the victims of Mubi bomb ... 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

National Hospital Trauma Centre Runs 24 Hours, Authorities Say

Henry Solomon- March 16, 2018

The National Hospital, Abuja, says its trauma centre is offering a 24-hour service, contrary to speculations that the facility has been close down. The spokesperson ... Read More