NAPTIP WINS AWARD FOR SERVICE DELIVERY
The National Agency for Prohibition of Traffic in Persons and other Related Matters (NAPTIP) has been honored by Independent Service Delivery Monitoring Group (SDMG) with a service delivery Award for its meritorious services and work in combating human trafficking in Nigeria in the year 2012-2013. Read More
EXPERTS AND STAKEHOLDERS SEEK FOR EFFECTIVE REMEDIES TO
TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS
A consultative meeting to seek for effective remedies for trafficked persons and draft basic principles on the rights to an effective remedy for trafficked persons has held in Abuja.
COLLABORATION IS A TOOL IN FIGHTING HUMAN TRAFFICKING
The Executive Secretary of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Traffic in Persons and other Related Matters (NAPTIP) Mrs. Beatrice Jedy-Agba, has sued for International cooperation and partnership in combating international crime especially as it concerns human trafficking. This was made known at a seminar organized by NAPTIP in conjunction with the Dutch National Police Agency (KLPD).Read More
SENATE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LEGAL MATTERS MEETS WITH NAPTIP BOSS OVER BUDGET IMPLEMENTATION AND PERFORMANCE Read More
FIDA TO JOIN NAPTIP IN THE FIGHT AGAINST HUMAN TRAFFICKING
The Executive Secretary of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Traffic in Persons (NAPTIP) Mrs. Beatrice Jedy-Agba, has expressed the Agency’s willingness to work and partner with the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) in combating the scourge of human trafficking. Read More
COURTESY CALL ON THE EXECUTIVE SECRETARY BY THE DIRECTOR GENERAL LEGAL AID COUNCIL
The Legal Aid Council of Nigeria has declared the readiness of the organization in giving pro bono services to the victims of Traffic in persons who cannot afford the services of Legal practioners as it relates to their trauma.
This was revealed by the Director General Legal Aid Council Barr. Joy Bob- Manuel during a courtesy visit with a six (6) man delegation to the Executive Secretary of NAPTIP Mrs. B. Jedy-Agba in her office on the 25th of Sept, 2013. Read More
DUTCH GOVERNMENT AND NAPTIP HOLD TALK ON CAPACITY BUILDING FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS.
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Traffic in Persons and Other Related Matters (NAPTIP) and the Dutch National Prosecution Service recently undertook an evaluation of projects and programmes in capacity building for law enforcement officers in the Agency.
THE EXECUTIVE SECRETARY VISITS THE NIGERIAN IMMIGRATION SERVICE
The Executive Secretary of the National Agency for The Prohibition of Traffic in Persons (NAPTIP), Mrs. Beatrice Jedy-Agba along with some Directors of the Agency, paid a courtesy visit to the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Immigration Service, Mr. David S. Paradang MNI on the 18th of July, 2013 Read More
HUMAN TRAFFICKING OFFENDERS TO BAG STIFFER PENALTIES
Following the lapses and ambiguities of the anti-human trafficking laws on combating the scourge of human trafficking in the country by the National Agency for the Prohibition of Traffic in Persons (NAPTIP), the National Assembly, joint committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal matters organized a joint public hearing on the bill for an act to amend the trafficking in persons (Prohibition) law enforcement Administration act of 2003. Read More
COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF THE FIRST NATIONAL STAKEHOLDERS CONSULTATIVE CONFERENCE ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING 2ND - 3RD JULY 2013 Click here
PRESS RELEASES ON NATIONAL STAKEHOLDERS CONSULTATIVE CONFERENCE ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING
The rate of human trafficking in Nigeria is reducing following concerted efforts by government, international partners and civil society organization in the country.
Making the statement in Abuja at the National Stakeholders Conference on human trafficking, the Executive Secretary of NAPTIP, Mrs. Beatrice Jedy-Agba said that this does not mean that Nigeria is out of the woods, as she admitted that Nigeria had a huge trafficking problem which some cultural practices and deep patriarchal society has exercabated. Read More
UNODC EMPOWER NAPTIP COMMUNICATION OFFICERS
The Executive Secretary of the National Agency for Prohibition of Traffic in Persons and Other Related Matters (NAPTIP), Mrs. Beatrice Jedy-Agba has commended the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) for the training of Public Relations Officer of the Agency.
The ES expressed her concerns on the training while receiving briefing from the Head of Media and Communication, Mr. Orakwue Arinze on the progress of the training so far. Read More