Posts Tagged ‘Human Trafficking’
Lebanese arrested for trafficking

Human Trafficking: Lebanese Government Arrests Man Behind Plot to Sell Trafficked Nigerian Girl on Facebook

by William Ukpeon April 23, 2020
The Lebanese government has arrested a Mr. Wael Jerro for onward prosecution against criminal sales of a Nigerian girl. Chairman, Nigerians in diaspora Commission, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa recently announced on twitter. Recall in January this year, a Nigerian girl, Omolola Ajayi, who was trafficked to Lebanon regained her Freedom and was handed over to the […]

Lebanese Man Who Put Nigerian Girl Up For Sale on Facebook Has Been Arrested

by Osaherun Ighileon April 23, 2020
The Chairman Nigerians in Diaspora Abike Dabiri-Erewa has just announced that the Lebanese Government have arrested the Man who put a Nigerian girl for sale on Facebook. We recall earlier that NIDCOM responded urgently to the story of the lady being trafficked on facebook and urged the Lebanese Government to look into it. The Lebanese […]

Nigerian girl trafficked to Lebanon finally released

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 14, 2020
A trafficked Nigerian girl in Lebanon has been released by the Nigerian Diaspora Commission (NDC). Chairman of NDC, Abike Dabiri-Erewa disclosed the development on her Twitter page on Monday night, even as she announced that the trafficker has been arrested. This is following a video which went viral on social media of Omolola crying out […]

BREAKING| Nigerian students develop software to expose human traffickers, track, rescue and rehabilitate victims

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 7, 2019
Three Nigerian students have reportedly invented a software that can track and expose human traffickers as well as rescue and rehabilitate victims. David Popoola, Eyitayo Ogunbiyi and Chukwudumebi Onwuli, students of System Engineering and Computer Engineering Departments at the University of Lagos, Nigeria, developed the software called ‘Let’s Fight Trafficking’ to help tackle the problem […]

Obaseki lands Edo UN Collaboration to Curb Trafficking

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 10, 2019
The United Nations (UN) organ working for the empowerment of women, also known as UN Women, has pledged support to Edo State Government’s policies aimed at protecting women and girls as well as strategies deployed by the governor Mr. Godwin in curbing human trafficking. Country Representative for Nigeria, UN Women, Comfort Lamptey, said this during […]
Russia, Human Trafficking

Tales Of Woes As Victim Of Human Trafficking Narrates Russian Ordeal

by Breaking Timeson March 12, 2018
A Nigerian victim of human trafficking has narrated the harrowing ordeal they suffered in the hands of their principals. The victim, whose name was not revealed, shared her story in Benin City, Edo State during a Roundtable on Migration and Human Trafficking organised by the Nigerian Senate. The victim who is now married and expecting […]