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Nigerian Navy arrests eight stowaways and rescues eight female victims of human trafficking

Nigerian Navy arrests eight stowaways and rescues eight female victims of human trafficking

The Nigerian Navy Ship Beecroft said its operatives have arrested eight suspected stowaways and rescued eight female victims of human trafficking in Nigerian waterways.  Director of Naval Information, Commodore Aiwuyor Adams-Aliu, who disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, July 16, 2024, said a sea robbery attempt was foiled along …

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Controversial influencer, Andrew Tate banned from leaving Romania amid human traff!cking case

Controversial influencer, Andrew Tate banned from leaving Romania amid human traff!cking case

Controversial influencer, Andrew Tate has been banned from leaving Romania after a court of appeal overturned a ruling that allowed him to travel within the EU. The Court of Appeals in Bucharest revealed on Tuesday that it has overturned a previous ruling that allowed the controversial internet personality free movement within the European Union …

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ECOWAS Court finds Nigerian Government guilty of human rights abuses during #EndSARS protests

ECOWAS Court finds Nigerian Government guilty of human rights abuses during #EndSARS protests

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Community Court of Justice has found the Nigerian government guilty of human rights abuses in its handling of the #EndSARS protests in October 2020.   In a ruling on Wednesday, July 10, the court determined that the Nigerian government’s actions, particularly the …

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?45% of human traffickers are females” – NAPTIP reveals as court sentences Benue woman to 7 years imprisonment for attempted s3x trafficking

?45% of human traffickers are females" - NAPTIP reveals as court sentences Benue woman to 7 years imprisonment for attempted s3x trafficking

A 31-year-old woman, Joy Shipinen Tyona, has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment for human trafficking.      Tyona, from Benue State, was arraigned by the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) on July 2, 2024, and convicted the same day for conspiracy to commit an …

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Human trafficking: Couple arrested in Anambra for allegedly selling their children

Human trafficking: Couple arrested in Anambra for allegedly selling their children

Anambra State Government through the Ministry of Women and Social Welfare has arrested a couple and one other for suspected human trafficking in Ifitedunu, Dunukofia Local Government Area of the state. The feat was achieved when the community Chairman, Mr Arinzechukwu Azodo, notified the Women Affairs Commissioner, Hon. Ify Obinabo. …

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