With the launch of the Trafficking In Persons Report 2021 imminent, Ireland's government will be anxiously awaiting the news of how the country has fared under international scrutiny. Yearly, the U.S. State Department assesses the performance of countries around...
 In 2018, His Royal Majesty Oba Ewuare II, Oba of the historic kingdom of Benin in southern Nigeria, issued a proclamation offering hope to victims of human trafficking. In his capacity as supreme spiritual leader, he revoked the Juju...

Juju Rituals

Written by Thursday, 20 May 2021 13:58
  Human traffickers in Nigeria have used these oaths to coerce girls and women into the sex trade in Europe, and in other parts, and used them too to keep those engaged in the trade. Some of the details of...
The Trafficking in Persons Report, sometimes simply known as the TIP Report, is a fascinating document. At first glance it is merely a governmental report. In practise it is much more. It goes far beyond the limitations of most...
  One interesting area of research is the relationship between slavery and slave. One might think that in some way the two should be one-and-the-same, that they are somehow interchangeable. What is clear from research however is how slavery is...

Beyond slavery's facade

Written by Wednesday, 08 February 2017 19:40
    The eyes, it is said, are the gateway to the soul. Yet our eyes can deceive us. When it comes to slavery (or human trafficking) nothing should ever be taken at face value. Many arguments about it are premised...
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1 - A penalty of being punished with imprisonment for a period not ... network to trade in and facilitate dealing with human trafficking.

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A year after the deadly lava leak of Mount Nyiragongo - Africa's ... city and its residents by carrying out looting, human trafficking and murder.

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LDD moth infestation at 'outbreak' levels, City of Toronto to deploy aerial spraying next week

Three twin-engine helicopters will spray from a distance of 15 to 30 ... fear missing person Madison Chard may be the victim of human trafficking.

NDLEA intercepts 24 parcels of cocaine at Port Harcourt airport | The Guardian Nigeria News

Babafemi said that a Brazilian returnee, Okechukwu Francis Amaechi, who has just finished serving his jail term for drug trafficking in the South ...

In Marjorie Taylor Greene's District, Democrats Still Fight | Time

Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) campaigns during a Bikers for Trump event ... who has a long history of trafficking in baseless conspiracy theories.

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Boise Man Sentenced to Over Six Years in Prison for Human Trafficking and Money Laundering

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While holding his organ, the daring Tshalibe then charged towards the two ... awareness campaigns on gender-based violence and Human trafficking.

Senate Review - Shawnee News-Star

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Husband, wife injured in bear attack after animal breaks into home, authorities say - WBRC

They opened a window and yelled for the bear to go away. ... Glass was arrested on human trafficking charges as well as marijuana possession.

AP source: Giuliani interviewed for hours by 1/6 committee - WBRC

6, 2021, insurrection at the U.S. Capitol plans a series of hearings in ... Glass was arrested on human trafficking charges as well as marijuana ...

Iraqi court postpones smuggling case against Briton, German | | tullahomanews.com

BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi court Sunday postponed the trial of two European tourists charged with antiquities smuggling after their lawyers argued ...

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United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Cyprus in a memo by a related discussion on the recent discovery that 14 minor children from the ...

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This image provided by the Baltimore County Fire Department shows the scene of a Megabus crash on I-95 south near Kingsville, Md., Sunday, May 22, ...

RPF for efforts to curb human trafficking - The Hindu

Apart from RPF officials, staff of Government Railway Police (GRP) and other government departments, volunteers of NGOs, including “Child Line 1098” ...

Man sentenced to prison in Massachusetts based sex trafficking operation spanning several states

BOSTON – A former Brockton man was sentenced Thursday in federal court in Boston on sex trafficking charges. Matthew Engram, a/k/a “Magic,” 35, ...

Ukrainian refugees with host families can miss out on registration, aid | NL Times

"We think it is very important that people do not get caught up in human trafficking or become victims of human trafficking," she said.

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About David Lohan

David Lohan is an author and researcher on modern slavery, otherwise known as human trafficking. He encountered the issue while working with an organization providing outreach services to refugees and asylum seekers. His first book on the subject, a co-authored work, explored the present-day use of Juju & Voodoo oaths to coerce Africans into the slavery. His latest work is At Freedom's Crossroads: Making Sense of Modern Slavery. David holds a bachelor's degree in engineering, several post-graduate diplomas and a Master of Arts (M.A.) degree in Politics.

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