The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Folks and other linked offences says it has begun strikes to rescue about 30 Nigerian ladies americans stranded in Lebanon.
The agency acknowledged its attention had been drawn to a viral video of about 30 Nigerian ladies americans trafficked to Lebanon.
NAPTIP acknowledged on Twitter that the agency would work “assiduously with all relevant authorities, stakeholders and partners to uncover these ladies and verify that they return safely as at this time as imaginable.”
In a video that went viral, the ladies americans had appealed to the Federal Govt to rescue them as they were currently stranded in Lebanon.
A observation by the President, Journalists Worldwide Forum for Migration, Mr Ajibola Abayomi, on Friday current that the ladies americans were all camped in a single room with a mistaken rest room inner a constructing at Dawra metropolis in Lebanon.
Abayomi acknowledged one of many victims, Adebisi Comfort-Oluwatoyin, with Passport No. quantity A10597908, disclosed to JIFORM they needed to ranking far off from the inhuman medication they suffered in the hands of their mistresses and hosts.
While reacting on its Twitter contend with, NAPTIP current that the authorities would attempt to uncover and rescue the ladies as at this time as imaginable.
The agency acknowledged, “In response to the video in circulation about some Nigerian ladies stranded in Lebanon, the DG (Julie Okah-Donli) is deeply enthusiastic and shares the peril of the Nigerian ladies.
“NAPTIP will work assiduously with all relevant authorities, stakeholders and partners to uncover these ladies and verify that they return safely as at this time as imaginable.
“The agency reiterates its enchantment to younger Nigerians to beware of oldsters dangling tempting job affords in foreign lands as unsuitable labour agents who’re traffickers deploy all forms of tricks to lure their capability victims.”
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