✕ CLOSE Online Special City News Entrepreneurship Environment Factcheck Everything Woman Home Front Islamic Forum Life Xtra Property Travel & Leisure Viewpoint Vox Pop Women In Business Art and Ideas Bookshelf Labour Law Letters
Click Here To Listen To Trust Radio Live

Human trafficker arrested at Lagos airport

A suspected human trafficker was arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP)…

A suspected human trafficker was arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) said.

The suspect is now in the custody after he attempted to facilitate the trafficking of a potential victim of trafficking in persons (PVOT) out of the country.

The PVOT, who is in her early twenties and hails from Edo State was rescued and being counselled by officials of the agency. In a statement by the spokesperson of the agency, Josiah Emerole, the arrest and rescue were done during a joint random profiling operations carried out at the MMIA last week by NAPTIP-Joint Border Task Force (NAPTIP-JBTF) operatives, mentors and the United Kingdom border Police.

The operations which lasted over 7 hours in 2 days, targeted Airlines like the  Emirate heading to Dubai, Turkish Air heading to Istanbul, Egypt Air  heading to Cairo; Ethiopian Airline heading to Addis Ababa; Qatar Ailine heading to Doha; Rwand Air heading to Kigali and another Emirate Air heading to Dubai.

“It was in one of such checks that the PVOT was intercepted on the Emirate Airline counter checking in to travel to Dubai, while the suspect facilitating her movement was arrested,” the agency said.

 

LEARN AFFILIATE MARKETING: Learn How to Make Money with Expertnaire Affiliate Marketing Using the Simple 3-Step Method Explained to earn $500-$1000 Per Month.
Click here to learn more.

AMAZON KDP PUBLISHING: Make $1000-$5000+ Monthly Selling Books On Amazon Even If You Are Not A Writer! Using Your Mobile Phone or Laptop.
Click here to learn more.

GHOSTWRITING SERVICES: Learn How to Make Money As a Ghostwriter $1000 or more monthly: Insider Tips to Get Started. Click here to learn more.
Click here to learn more.

SECRET OF EARNING IN CRYPTO: Discover the Secrets of Earning $100 - $2000 Every Week With Crypto & DeFi Jobs.
Click here to learn more.