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Zambia arrests 7 people for trafficking over 4 tons of cannabis, including foreigners

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Anti-drug authorities in Zambia on Thursday arrested seven people for trafficking in over 4 tons of cannabis. The seven were arrested in the eastern part...

Children petition government for protection

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Children from the Tolon District in the Northern Region have petitioned government to provide them adequate security against all forms of abuses including; child...
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Nigerian Hairdresser on Remand for Human Trafficking

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A 29 year old Nigerian hairdresser who allegedly trafficked a girl from Nigeria to Ghana to engaged in prostitution has been remanded into Police...
Armored helicopters convoy cargo helicopters during the annual joint military exercise Foal Eagle between South Korea and the United States in Pocheon, northeast of Seoul, March 25, 2015. (Xinhua/Seongbin Kang)

Mozambique, U.S. to conduct joint military exercise against piracy, trafficking

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Mozambique and the United States will conduct a military exercise in the northern province of Cabo Delgado in the southeastern African country on Tuesday...
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Mediterranean Nations Commit to Curbing Human Trafficking

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Mediterranean governments pledged on Friday to cooperate in their common fight against human trafficking. The pledge was made during the 15th meeting of the Ministers...

Zambian businesswoman fined GH¢90,000 for trafficking ephedrine

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An Accra High Criminal Court 2 has convicted a Zambian businesswoman Matildah Nkole Kangombe for trafficking precursor chemical in her luggage at the Kotoka...

Chief Calls For Intensive Action Against Modern Day Slavery

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Anti-human trafficking campaigner, Nana Ayimedu Brempong III, has called for intensification of the fight to stop the modern day slavery. He described as deeply disturbing...

Kenya acquires six modern boats to fight terror, drug trafficking

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Kenya said on Wednesday that it has acquired six modern patrol boats to help boost the fight against terrorism and drug trafficking. Inspector General of...
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SEWA foundation & government’s war against trafficking

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The SEWA Foundation in collaboration with The government and Trinity Baptist Church has taken a giant step by marking this year's United...
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Nigeria rescues 40 human trafficking victims

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Nigerian authorities rescued 40 victims of human trafficking in northern Katsina between January and May, an official said on Tuesday. Muhammed Rabiu,...
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Italy busts Nigerian ring allegedly trafficking African women for prostitution

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Thirteen Nigerian nationals were arrested in Italy in an operation targeting an alleged human trafficking ring, Italian police said on Thursday. All...

The deadly effects of human trafficking

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Worldwide, human trafficking is a canker that eats into the fabrics of every nation and impedes its development. The indigenous and the marginalised people who...
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Interior Minister Assures NACOB Of Narcotics Bill Passage

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Mr Ambrosse Dery, the Minister of the Interior, has assured management and staff of the Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) of the Ministry’s commitment to...

Ghana Must Work to End Human Trafficking Situation – Ambrose Dery

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Ghana risks losing millions of dollars in aid if the country remains on the tier two watch list of the Anti-Human Trafficking report.The Minister of...

Police Reintegrate 360 Rescued Girls With Families

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More than 360 young girls were rescued from being trafficked into the gulf countries in 2016, the Anti-human Trafficking Unit (ATHU) of the Ghana...

Alleged Human Traffickers Arreseted

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A combine team of Police, Bureau of National Investigation (BNI) and Ghana Immigration Service personnel, have apprehended three people at Agona Swedru for allegedly...

Venezuela Vice-president Summoned By US Over Drug Trafficking

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The US has imposed sanctions on the new vice-president of Venezuela, accusing him of involvement in international drug trafficking. The order adds Tareck el-Aissami to...
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Fisherman In Court For Exploiting Minors In Fishing

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A 46-year-old fisherman has appeared before a Ho Circuit Court for allegedly exploiting minors in fishing explorations on the Volta Lake. Facts made available to...

Kayayei Must Be Included In The Ghanaian Dream-Sector Minister

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The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, would soon initiate a national dialogue of all actors in the kayayei business to see how...
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11 detained for trafficking, holding narcotics in Afghanistan

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The Afghan security forces have detained 11 persons for alleged trafficking and holding narcotics in four of the country's 34 provinces within a week,...

Two Thrown Behind Bars for Human Trafficking

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Two persons, including a nursing mother, have been sentenced to a total of 10 years’ imprisonment for human trafficking by an Accra Circuit Court. They...

Burundi receives 12 women trafficked from Rwanda

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"This week, the Rwandan police sent us 12 women who were victims of human trafficking. Nine of them were brought back home via Akanyaru...
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Anglican Church to put up Hope Community for liberated children

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The Right Reverend Daniel S.M. Torto, announced this at the launch of the campaign against child trafficking in Ghana, collaboration between the Anglican...

US puts in place support to combat child labour

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The region is one of the areas with long stretch of fishing communities and vast landing sites, which accommodates migrants fisher folks from other...

Indonesia Executes Three Nigerians For Drug Trafficking Offences

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Indonesia executed four convicted drug traffickers, including three Nigerians, early on Friday as it pushed ahead with its "war against drugs", although another 10...

Human Trafficking: A genuine Risk to National Advancement

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Human trafficking has been Identified as the largest heinous trade in the world after drugs which has a serious crippling effect on national development. According...
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Sudan condemns US report on human trafficking

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The United States publishes an annual report on human trafficking, and this year it lumped Syria and Sudan together with four other Arab countries. The...

Catholic Women discuss human trafficking

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The President of the Archdiocesan, Mrs Margaret Yeboah, said human trafficking and modern slavery present danger to women and children. She urged the...
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Nobel Peace Laureate demands prioritization of children at WH Summit

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The United Nations organized summit aims to set a new agenda for global humanitarian action, focusing on humanitarian effectiveness, reducing vulnerability and managing risk,...

Child labour, trafficking gained prominence in Ghana

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According to the United States Department of Labor (USDL) in 2010, it is estimated that there are over 2.7 million child labourers in Ghana,...