Friday, October 7, 2022

Human Trafficking

August 4, 2022

Human Trafficking: Ike Ekweremadu to remain in prison till October 31

Mr Ekweremadu appeared in court on Thursday, where the judge announced that he will remain in Custody till the end of October for the next hearing.

Ike Ekweremadu
August 2, 2022

Nine Liberians rescued from human trafficking ring in Kano

A NAPTIP official said the victims were rescued by operatives of the Nigeria Immigration Service in Kano State and handed over to NAPTIP for further investigation.

June 24, 2022

Human trafficking national crisis in Nigeria; it’s $150 billion market: NAPTIP

“Gone are the days when we think human trafficking is offline. It’s now online. So we have an increase in fake jobs advertorials and fake scholarships.”

June 15, 2022

Human Trafficking: NAPTIP secures 70 convictions in Edo, Delta

Mr Nwanwenne said that the 70 convictions were secured in Edo and Delta, adding that no case had gone to court in Bayelsa.

NAPTIP Headquarters
June 10, 2022

NAPTIP rescues 10 Niger Republic-bound victims of human trafficking

The victims, aged between 9 and 28 years, were recruited from Kogi, Delta, Kwara, Oyo, Ondo, Lagos, Ogun and Osun states.

Victims of human trafficking
May 18, 2022

Human trafficking specialist gets five-year jail sentence: NAPTIP

Mr Nwanwenne said that the convict was, however, given an option of fine to the tune of N2 million.

NAPTIP, court
May 11, 2022

NAPTIP names 2 Plateau LGAs human trafficking hot spots

Plateau State NAPTIP commander noted that the Ta-hoss community in Riyom is particularly an endemic area for human trafficking minors.

Victims of human trafficking used to illustrate the story
April 27, 2022

Ex-NBA boss blames human trafficking on loss of parental responsibility

“Some parents force their kids to make money by all means, as they now place value on money over the welfare of their children.”

Trafficked children used to illustrate the story [Photo Credit: UN News]
April 26, 2022

Human Trafficking: Police rescue 24 Adamawa children

The Adamawa police command said some of the children were rescued from Kaduna, Jos, Enugu and other parts of the country.

Siriku Akande
April 20, 2022

Dubai destination of choice for Nigerian human traffickers: NAPTIP

“Human traffickers have stepped up their game, and the destination of choice of victims of human trafficking was now Dubai.”