Nigeria Creates app That Aims to Help Stop Human Trafficking

Nigeria Creates app That Aims to Help Stop Human Trafficking

The Nigerian authorities has created an app that permits individuals to report human trafficking within the western African nation, CNN experiences.

iReport is the brainchild of the nation’s the Nationwide Company for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Individuals (NATIP) and permits residents to inform authorities of trafficking circumstances.

Nigeria has the very best price of ladies and kids despatched to Europe illegally than another African nation.

Round 11,000 ladies and three,000 youngsters Nigerians arrived in Italy by sea in 2016, with round 80 % of them being trafficked, in accordance to the Worldwide Group for Migration.

Per the report:

IOM estimates that about 80 % of Nigerian ladies and ladies arriving by sea in 2016 are probably to be victims of trafficking for sexual exploitation in Italy or in different nations of the European Union. 16 In accordance to the Group’s evaluation, ladies and unaccompanied ladies of Nigeria are among the many most vulnerable to being trafficked for sexual exploitation.

Director Common of NAPTIP, Julie Okah-Donli instructed CNN in an announcement that trafficking organizations have made report earnings over the “inhuman and barbaric” observe.

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