The Performing Director, Defence Info, Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu in a press release Saturday stated the Director Normal of the Nationwide Company for the Prohibition of Visitors in Individuals (NAPTIP), Dame Julie Okah – Donli has expressed the resolve of the Company to strengthen the connection and synergy with the Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) within the struggle in opposition to human trafficking in Nigeria.
The DG NAPTIP made this recognized immediately when she led the Workforce NAPTIP on a courtesy go to to the Chief of Defence Employees, Normal Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin on the Defence Headquarters, Abuja.
Talking additional, Dame Okah–Donli expressed the necessity for collaborative efforts between NAPTIP and the AFN to successfully fight the menace of human trafficking and illegal exploitation of kids within the nation, particularly in communities at present experiencing insurgency within the north Japanese a part of the nation, including that the Nigerian navy constitutes a powerful ally alongside different stakeholders within the collaboration to rid the nation of kid trafficking. She additionally sought the cooperation of the AFN within the safety of victims of human trafficking, describing them as susceptible youngsters and girls who’re engaged in dehumanizing and exploitative employment and utilization by unscrupulous individuals and teams.
The CDS recommended the Company for the achievements recorded since its inception, notably within the areas of consciousness and sensitisation campaigns, rescue of kid trafficking victims and prosecution of human trafficking offenders. He lauded the DG’s zeal at making certain the actualization of the Company’s mandate.
Gen Olonisakin, who was represented by the Chief of Defence Coverage and Plans, Air Vice Marshal Nurudeen Balogun assured the Company of the AFN’s steady cooperation in curbing the menace of human trafficking.