The Director-General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons (NAPTIP), Dame Julie Okah-Donli, has described the 2017 law put in place by the Republic of Ghana, banning the external migration of women especially to the Middle East, as commendable and a course of action that can be adopted Read More
The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has renewed its commitment to the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) in the fight against human trafficking in Nigeria. This was made known by the newly appointed IOM Chief-of-Mission, Frantz Celestin, during his visit to the NAPTIP Headquarters in Read More
Operatives of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), in a joint operation with officers from the Nigeria Police Force, busted a human trafficking gang in the nation's capital, Abuja.
During the operation, which took place Thursday night at the Kubwa Axis of Abuja, 11 girls Read More
A Federal High Court sitting in Sokoto, Sokoto State of Nigeria, presided over by Hon. Justice Idrissa Kogu, has sentenced two men, 25-year-old Lawali Alhaji Gado and 21-year-old Umar Abdullahi to jail for human trafficking offences.
The Suspects, who hail from Sokoto State, were charged to court on 8th December, 2016 Read More
The Honourable Attorney - General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has approved the dismissal of six Officers of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) Agency, one compulsory retirement and sanctioning of two others for various offences that were inimical to the operations Read More
“Leadership is behavioural, not positional: the capacity to integrate, innovate and mobilize others to bring a common aspiration to life is what leadership is all about, not holding positions of formal authority”
The above thought of Late President Nelson Mandela was re-echoed in NAPTIP when a batch of public servants comprising Read More
FOR VIOLENCE AGAINST PERSONS IN FCT,
PLEASE REPORT TO NAPTIP
WHAT DOES THE VAPP ENTAIL?
1.0 The Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Act 2015 was signed into law on 23rd May, 2015.
1.1 NAPTIP was mandated to administer the provisions of the Act, by virtue of Section 44 of the Act. The main thrust of Read More
Director – General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Dame Julie Okah – Donli, has said that human trafficking remains one of the components of terrorism and a major threat to good governance and rapid economic recovery of any nation.
She stated that Read More
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, on Tuesday sentenced three women to jail for human trafficking offences.
The Convicts: 29 years old Precious Owoh from Delta State, 25 years old Blessing Gabriel (aka Precious) from Edo state, and 25 years old Rose Gabriel from Edo state were arraigned in court Read More
A Federal High Court sitting in Jos, Plateau State has sentenced two men and one woman to jail for child trafficking.
The Convicts, 49 years old Emeka Christopher, from Anambra, Ayamelum Local Government Area of Anambra State, 30 years old Kenneth Anajemba, from Oyi Local Government of Anambra State, and Read More