The 77 Percent

On the trail of human traffickers

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Since 2015 at least 20,000 Nigerian women have fallen victim to human traffickers – nearly all of them from the same region, Edo State in southern Nigeria. Provincial capital Benin City has become the hub for this activity. For a long time the politicians just kept quiet about the problem.

  • Date 01.03.2018
  • Author Jan-Philipp Scholz