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    May 21, 2021 The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) says it has detained a Lebanese national accused of defiling minors in Plateau capital, Jos. The suspect, who was identified as Kfouri Suleiman (AKA Simo), is 61 years old and had lived in Jos for 38 years. NAPTIP in a statement ...
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    May 7, 2021 The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has rescued seven women in Jigawa, suspected to have been trafficked from different states of the country. The NIS Comptroller in the state, Mr. Isma’il Baba, told newsmen in Dutse on Friday that the victims were rescued at Gurai village in Babura Local Government Area of the ...
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    April 20, 2021 The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has arrested four persons including a Federal civil servant in connection with allegation of sales and buying of babies. This is contained in a statement signed by the Head, Press and Public Relations Unit of the agency, Mrs Stella Nezan on ...
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    The Nigeria Police has said no fewer than 150 persons have been convicted of Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) and  children abuse cases between 2019 and 2020. The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Mohammed Adamu, stated this in Abuja at a high level multi agency consultative meeting on the implementation of the Violence ...
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    The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) on Friday said no fewer than 16,800 illegal migrants had returned to Nigeria under its joint initiative with the European Union from 2017 to date. Cyprne Cheptepkeny, the Project Officer, Awareness Raising, IOM, made this known during a town hall meeting to promote safe migration in Benin. The theme ...
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    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mrs. Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim as the new Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP). Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, confirmed this in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday. A holder of BSc (Sociology), Masters of ...
  • NAPTIP
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    The United Nation’s General Assembly (UNGA), has appointed Mrs. Julie Okah-Donli, the Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), to the board of trustees for United Nations office on Drug and Crimes (UNODC). Okah-Donli’s appointment is contained in a statement issued to newsmen on Wednesday in  Abuja by Mr. ...
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    The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) in Kano State, has arrested a 29-year-old housewife, Jamila Abubakar, over alleged murder of her stepson, Muhammad Bashir. Mr Shehu Umar, NAPTIP Zonal Commander in charge of Kano State, confirmed the arrest in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday ...
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    (2nd R): Zonal Commander, NAPTIP, Lagos zone, Mr. Daniel Atokolo; (3rd R)Ms. Comfort Sanni, Lead Research & Program Development, NAPTIP, Lagos; Deanery Coordinator, Festac JDPC, Mr Onyema Onyenakeya (1st R); Programme coordinator, JDPC, Holy Family Catholic Church, Festac, Ms. Theresa Igata (L ) and other participants at the training held at Holy Family Catholic Church, ...
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    The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Cross River has paraded a woman for allegedly trying to sell her 9-year-old daughter at Bogobiri area in Calabar on the advice of her prophetess. Mr Danjuma Elisha, State Commandant of NSCDC said: “Upon a tip-off by a good Nigerian on Aug. 18 2020, our men ...