IMMIGRATION ARRESTS ALLEGED HUMAN TRAFFICKER IN ONDO

Peter Dada, Akure The Ondo State Command of the Nigeria Immigration Service has arrested one  Oluwomise Modupe for allegedly involved in the trafficking of one Folashade Ogunfamuyide to Oman. Parading the suspect at the headquarters of the NIS in Akure, the state capital on Thursday, the state Commander of the NIS, Mrs. Eunice Aboyade-Yebovi said the victim was innocently sold into slavery by the suspect. She said, “We made an arrest of this trafficker. From our findings, we understand that he has been in the business for some time. He…

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GIRL TRAFFICKING: 14-YR NIGERIAN GIRL DISVIRGINED WITH CUCUMBER IN ITALY, GRUESOME VIDEO

Uncover Exposes Nigerian Sex Workers, Sex Trafficking In Sicily, Italy. *Shocking 80% of all female Nigerian migrants in Italy are or would become sex trafficking victims. * 14-Year-Old Nigerian Sex Trafficking Victim Deflowered With Cucumber By Nigerian Mafia Boys Nigerian underage girls as young as twelve are being forced into the sex trade in Sicily – in trafficking networks run by two of the world’s most notorious mafia. Paying for sex in Italy is not illegal but organized prostitution and under age sex work is. Shocking 80% of all female…

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US FUNDS ANTI-HUMAN TRAFFICKING TASK FORCE IN NIGERIA

Bennett Oghifo The United States Government is funding the establishment of task forces against human trafficking in Nigeria. The task forces are being established by the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) with support from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in partnership with state and non-state actors. According to a statement issued yesterday by the Communications Officer of UNODC Nigeria, Mr. Sylvester Atere, ahead of today’s commemoration of World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, the establishment of state task forces was an…

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NIGERIAN IN OMAN CRIES OUT, ‘THEY SEXUALLY HARASS ME DAILY, SEE PIX

A yet to be identified Nigerian woman is crying out for help for being stranded in Oman, an Arab country. According to her, she paid a lot of money to an agent back in Nigeria to get a job as a nurse in Oman, but to her greatest, she’s turned into a complete slave. In the video making rounds online, she equally narrated how she’s sexually harassed on a daily basis and how she’s not permitted to leave the house no matter what. Watch the video https://zenithnaija.com/nigerian-woman-sexually-harassed-stranded-in-oman-cries-out-for-help/ (Quote) (Report) 1 Like (Like) 3…

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REPORT: SEX TRAFFICKERS LEAVE EDO FOR ONDO AND BAYELSA

Some Nigerian girls caught in the web of sex traffickers Sex traffickers are moving out of Edo state to avoid detection as foreign donors pour money into anti-trafficking programmes in the traditional hotspot, anti-slavery experts said, calling for a national approach. Edo state has long been the country’s hub for women and girls trafficked for sex work in Europe, often bound by black magic and trapped in debt bondage for years. Edo and to a lesser extent Delta state have been the target of a crackdown in recent years with…

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OYO TAKES OVER FROM EDO AS LEADING STATE FOR GIRLS TRAFFICKING – IMMIGRATIONS DEPT

Kemi Olaitan in Ibadan The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) yesterday disclosed that Oyo State had become the hot spot for human trafficking with the yearly increase in the number of rescued trafficking victims in Ibadan and its environs. The Assistant Comptroller, Anti Human Trafficking and Child Labour unit of the NIS, Mr. Foluso Akintola made the disclosure at the public reading of a new book, From Frying Pan to Fire by the Chairman, Editorial Board of THISDAY Newspapers Groups in Ibadan, Oyo State. Akintola, who was a discussant at the…

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HOW COUPLE.LOST TWINS, TRIPLETS TO TRAFFICKERS INSIDE EBONYI HOTEL

In a new style of operation, a couple has fallen prey to child traffickers in Ebonyi, losing their twins and triplets in a twinkle of an eye. UCHENNA INYA reports from Abakaliki Child traffickers have devised new means of stealing children. In their new style of operation, they approach their victims on the pretence to help them out of difficult situations , hypnotize them and then move the children away to where they sell them to their customers. Some members of the public in Ebonyi State have fallen victims to…

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15-YR OLD GIRL, 3 OTHERS HIDDEN IN CAR DASHBOARD, ENGINE AS TRAFFICKERS ATTEMPT TO SMUGGLE THEM TO EUROPE, SEE PICS

Four people, including a 15-year-old girl, have been found hidden inside vehicles attempting to leave Morocco, the Civil Guard has said. Three vehicles were stopped at customs in Beni-Enzar in a space of just three hours, between 9am and 12pm.Inside the cars, officials found the teenage girl and two other men, believed to be 20 and 21 years old. One of them was hidden behind the rear seats and the other two were in the dashboard.Two of the three had to be stabilised by medics after showing symptoms of asphyxia,…

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STOLEN FROM RIVERS, SOLD FOR 850K, RECOVERED IN ENUGU BY EDO POLICE

Men of the Edo State Police Command have recovered a child, Christabel Omokpia in Enugu State who was sold for N850,000 by an orphanage in Rivers State. Christabel was two years old when she and her sister, Amanda, were stolen away from Utesi village in Ovia North East local government area by two female tenants of their father in June last year Their mother, Faith, left them in the care of the tenants, Mary and Rose, who disappeared with the children to unknown destination. Christabel was first sold for N450,000…

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WE HAVE RECEIVED MORE THAN 4,754 TRAFFICKED RETURNEES IN 2 YEARS- EDO TASK FORCE

FILE PHOTO: Human Trafficking The Edo Taskforce Against Human Trafficking and Irregular Migration said it had received 4,764 trafficked human returnees since its inception more than two years ago. Prof. Yinka Omorogbe, Chairperson of the taskforce and the State Attorney General disclosed this on Thursday at a one-day workshop for female journalists. The worskshop was organised by the Edo Chapter of the Nigerian Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ). Omorogbe said of the figure, 3,261 were male, while female and children were 1,322 and 181 respectively. She disclosed that a survey…

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