Tag: human trafficking

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September 2, 2013

Sad news: Nigerian girl murdered in Abidjan brothel

by ‘Jola Sotubo The Nigerian community in Abidjan has been left in shock by the death of one of their ...

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June 20, 2013

Police parade 16 pregnant women from another baby factory in Abia

by Rachel Ogbu The State Security Service (SSS) in Abia State paraded 16 ladies aged between 17 and 37 in ...

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June 17, 2013

“I was seeing Oyedepo in my dreams”: Man confesses why he returned kidnapped girl to her parents

by Rachel Ogbu A self-confessed kidnapper who stole a two-year-old girl and later sold her to a woman in Kano ...

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May 24, 2013

In advance: Pregnant woman and husband sell unborn child for N200,000 (PICTURED)

by Rachel Ogbu A man and his 23-year-old pregnant wife have been arrested in Lagos for selling their unborn child ...

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May 15, 2013

6 pregnant girls arrested for trying to sell their babies in Enugu (PICTURED)

by Rachel Ogbu Six pregnant teenagers were arrested yesterdsay in a home in Enugu where they were being set up ...

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April 30, 2013

Boys sell for N450,000, girls for N400,000: Advocates call for tougher laws to stop the baby trade

by Rachel Ogbu A 2011 UNESCO report puts human trafficking as the third most common crime in Nigeria after financial ...

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April 15, 2013

“We had to buy her from the whorehouse”: Joke Silva speaks of heart breaking experience rescuing a child prostitute

by Chi Ibe Nollywood actress and UN ambassador, Joke Silva recently revealed that the most heart breaking experience she ever had ...

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March 16, 2013

#HumanTrafficking: 2 minors raped in Ogun State as part of initiation into prostitution

by Rachel Ogbu Two minors were reportedly raped as part of an initiation process into the world of prostitution, it ...

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March 14, 2013

“How I was tricked, gang-raped, and forced into prostitution at 10” – 18-year-old victim gives horrific details

by Rachel Ogbu In a detailed account of life as a prostitute, an 18-year-old girl has told the story of ...

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February 23, 2013

#EvilWorld: Pastor, 3 others charged for selling a one-month-old baby

by Chi Ibe A ‘man of God’ was arraigned yesterday before an Ebute-Metta Chief Magistrate Court in Lagos, for allegedly peddling ...

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January 26, 2013

Desperation: 54-year-old woman buys baby girl for N150,000 in Kaduna

by Chi Ibe Two women, Patience Kayode, 62, and Ogochukwu Ikenne, 54, were arrested and quizzed by the Kaduna State policemen ...

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November 16, 2012

TICKER: Woman sell daughter, 12, as wife to ‘mentally retarded man’ for $551

A 12-year-old girl from southwest China’s Guizhou Province was sold by her mother for 3,500 yuan (US$551) to a family ...

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October 25, 2012

TICKER: UK couple wins adoption rights after Nigerian fraudsters told them it was a “miracle baby”

A little girl at the centre of a ‘bizarre’ tug of love baby scam will finally today be returned to the ...

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August 25, 2012

Busted: Immigration arrests 13 Chinese for prostitution

by Chi Ibe The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) on Friday in Abuja paraded 13 Chinese nationals who were arrested on ...

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