Metro

Lagos Court jails 2 men 12 years for human trafficking

By Sandra Umeh Lagos –  A Federal High Court Lagos on Tuesday, sentenced two accused, Terry Homuere-Smooth and Priscilla Bassey, to 12 years imprisonment for human trafficking to promote prostitution. Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo, sentenced the […]

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Nigeria, UK sign agreements on Security, Econ Devt

By Ismaila Chafe   Abuja –   Nigeria and Britain on Wednesday in Abuja signed two agreements on Defence and Security partnership as well as Economic Development Forum. Speaking briefly before signing the agreements, President […]

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Metro

NGO wants stiffer laws against human trafficking

By Gami Tadanyigbe Abuja –    Devatop Centre for African Development (DCAD), an NGO, has called on the Federal Government to make tougher laws against human trafficking, to curb illicit trafficking in persons in the […]

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Foreign

EU Sanctions 6 Individuals For Human Smuggling

Brussels – The European Union (EU) on Thursday announced the sanctions against six human smugglers in a statement. The six individuals, four of Libyan nationality and two of Eritrean nationality, will subject to a travel […]

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NAPTIP partners NPC to tackle human trafficking

By Mustapha Sumaila Abuja –  The National Population Commission (NPC), on Tuesday pledged to provide necessary assistance to the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) to eliminate incidence of human trafficking […]

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Human trafficking: UK pledges support for Nigeria

By Isaac Aregbesola Abuja –  UK has pledged support to Nigeria in its efforts to tackle human trafficking and illegal migration challenges. UK High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright, made the pledge after he visited […]