Ministry, NAPTIP To Collaborate On Fight Against Trafficking, Prostitution

The Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Pauline Tallen, has promised to collaborate with National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) to tackle human trafficking, prostitution and child labour in the country.
The information was said in a statement issued by Mr Shehu Maikai, the Director of Press of the ministry on Tuesday. 

 Maikai stated that Tallen made the promise when the Director-General of NAPTIP, Mrs Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim, paid a solidarity visit to the ministry.

 He quoted the minister as saying “women and children are the worse hit in the area of human trafficking, hence the promulgation of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) Act and the Child Rights Act.

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