Human Rights Groups In Nigeria
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has launched an app that allows people to report suspected cases of human trafficking. According to the agency, the app is called iReport.
The NHRC said that there would be public hearing or interface on operations of SARS, the enactment of the Anti-Torture Act 2017 by the National Assembly as a response to outcries about torture across the country, among others.
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Human rights activist, Deji Adeyanju, has appealed to the EFCC to investigate alleged internet fraudster and de facto ambassador of Gucci, Hushpuppi. He also condemned the rise in cyber crimes by some Nigerian fraudsters.
The UN expressed concerns about arbitrary deprivation of the right to work and to freedom of movement, torture and other ill-treatment, arbitrary detentions and infringements of the rights to freedom of association and expression.
A married woman has been arrested alongside two female human traffickers in Abia state. The woman who had claimed that she had no male child reportedly bought twin boys for N1.5 million from the alleged traffickers.