Category Archives: NAPTIP

NAPTIP rescues 12,000, rehabilitates 6,000, secures 325 convictions

The Director General, National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, Julie Okah-Donli, yesterday, said the agency had rescued over 12,000 people, rehabilitated 6,000 victims and secured 325 convictions. Okah-Donli stated this in Abuja during a courtesy call on Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa. She […]

NAPTIP arrests 40-yr-old woman in Edo over human trafficking

By Simon Ebegbulem BENIN—A 40-year-old woman, Mrs Halimatu Omoruyi Osifo, has been arrested by the Benin Zonal Command of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, over allegations of human trafficking. Mrs Osifo, who hails from Igbanke but resides in Ugboko village, in Orhionwon Local Government Area of Edo State, was […]

NAPTIP tasks NGOs to seek clearance from ONSA

By Dapo Akinrefon THE National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has made it mandatory for all Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and Consultants in Nigeria dealing with issues of human trafficking to seek clearance from the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA). Forlorn-looking Nigerian ladies who are victims of human trafficking […]