The word witchcraft conjures an assortment of images. Most, if not all of them, are ones associated with an understanding of witchcraft as it applies to Europe or to the West. Mention Voodoo or Juju however and now a...

What is human trafficking?

Written by Wednesday, 01 February 2017 17:18
  What is human trafficking? With so many mentions in the media nowadays one would think the meaning of the human trafficking should be clear. This is not the case however. The term is often used even when it is...
It is seldom that those who are enslaved encounter much by way of good luck. This is not always the case however. Since about the year 2000 immense work has been done to further the plight of the world’s...
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As business booms for people smugglers using trucks in Texas, risks grow - Reuters

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Swanson defined sex trafficking as the movement of individuals against their will, or who are underage, for sex trafficking. Those who feel sad, ...

GLOBALink | Commentary: U.S. haunted by human-trafficking tragedy - PML Daily

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Police introduce comprehensive anti- human trafficking education campaign - GhanaWeb

In line with the proactive prevention policing strategy of the Ghana Police Service, they have introduced a comprehensive programme to educate the ...

How Germany and EU combats child abuse - DW

"We commit to strengthening our fight against human trafficking and our efforts to prevent and combat sexual abuse and sexual exploitation of ...

Hyderabad: Six Indian States sign declaration of intent to combat human trafficking

Hyderabad: An Inter-State Declaration of Intent to collaborate in the fight against human trafficking was signed by six States -- Telangana, ...

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Six Indian States Sign Declaration of Intent to combat human trafficking - The Hindu

The first of its kind agreement focusses on joint efforts on intelligence gathering and sharing; legal and witness protection; and rehabilitation ...

No, the WHO will not take over the world - Namibia Fact Check

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Ogun: NDLEA laments lack of logistics to curb drug abuse, trafficking ... Why illegal harvesting of organs thrives in Nigeria. 1 day ago.

Cout Orders NIMC, Immigration To release David Ukpo's Bio-Data - YouTube

... to defend themselves against charges of alleged modern slavery and organ harvesting leveled against them at a United Kingdom Magistrate Court.

Ekweremadu: Court Orders Immigration, NIMC, Others to Release Bio-data of 'Organ Donor'

The Metropolitan Police had last week arrested Ekweremadu and his wife Beatrice for allegedly trafficking a minor to the UK for exploitation and ...

Organ harvesting: Ekweremadu, wife win big in court - Idoma Voice

Organ harvesting: Ekweremadu, wife win big in court ... A Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday ordered the Nigerian Immigration Service and three banks ...

Europol agreement signed to enhance ability of NZ's law enforcement - Devdiscourse

Europol agreement signed to enhance ability of NZ's law enforcement ... drug trafficking, money laundering, child sexual exploitation, cybercrime, ...

Ghana Police introduces nationwide Anti- Human Trafficking Education Campaign

Already, the Anti-Human Trafficking Unit of the Central Regional Police Command embarked on an outreach programme at some selected basic schools at ...

JSU tears into govt over rise in human trafficking cases - The Shillong Times

With the cases of human trafficking of foreign nationals, including from Bangladesh, continuing to rise unabated, the Jaintia Students' Union (JSU) on ...

How Bad Actors Are Using Tech Platforms to Sexually Exploit, Traffic Ukrainian Women

Experts say tech companies could be doing more to protect Ukrainians from those threats amid an apparent rise in demand for trafficking victims.

Goldsboro man to spend 10 years in prison for drug trafficking - WITN

Near the beginning of March 2021, law enforcement bought more than 50 grams of crystal methamphetamine from Steven Patrick.

Orange County Beaches Topped List As California's Cleanest - NTD News

Ending Western Complicity in China's Forced Organ Harvesting Will Come Next, ... Maxwell Gets 20 Year Prison Sentence For Role In Sex Trafficking.

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When a witness claims seeing two guys grab Kampusch and drag her into a white minivan, the police begin to assume child porn or organ...

Texas Walmart worker, 28, who is accused of orchestrating deadly human smuggling operation

Christian Martinez, 28, was arrested on Tuesday on trafficking charges after dozens died of heatstroke and dehydration as temperatures rose to 150 ...

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May 29, 2022. In "Don't Miss". Muslim-Muslim Ticket · Alleged organ trafficking: May God be ...

Florida Judge Rules State Abortion Law Unconstitutional - WebMD

The law bans abortion at 15 weeks with no exemptions for rape, incest, or human trafficking, but it allows for exceptions in cases where the ...

Deputies in Meigs County arrest three people for trafficking methamphetamine and fentanyl

MIDDLEPORT, Ohio (WCHS) — Deputies in Meigs County made three arrests Wednesday after conducting a drug trafficking investigation.

Troutman Pepper's Greg Narsh to Serve as President-Elect of Hispanic Bar Association of ...

In cooperation with the Michigan Immigrant Rights Center (MIRC) and the University of Michigan Law School's Human Trafficking Clinic, ...

UNHCR Serbia Update, April/May 2022 - ReliefWeb

Situation Report in English on Serbia and 6 other countries about ... for 47 participants on prevention of human trafficking and smuggling, ...

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On this day 54 years ago, the Treaty of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) opened for signature in London, Moscow, and Washington, DC.

Flint Criminal Prosecution Motions Confirm Cases Will Continue - State of Michigan

LANSING – The Flint Water Prosecution, led by Solicitor General Fadwa Hammoud and Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy, filed two sets of motions ...

As video of human trafficking victim escaping goes viral, the question remains

A video of a trafficking victim narrowly escaping a Mesquite man after he punched her in a Plano parking lot went viral on Twitter last...

Operation Lone Star Seizing Record Amounts Of Fentanyl, DPS Crime Lab Finds ... - Greg...

With President Biden eliminating border security operations enacted by President Trump, the problem of human smuggling along the Texas-Mexico ...

Archbishop of San Antonio warns of “a culture of death” - The Texas Tribune

Archbishop of the Archdiocese of San Antonio Gustavo García-Siller, speaks to ... The drug situation, the human trafficking — those are signs and ...

'Gullible' man imported $200k of meth after falling victim to scammers | Stuff.co.nz

On appeal, Martin's lawyer argued he was a victim of human trafficking for forced criminal activity, so was not to blame. He had also come...

Forced Organ Harvesting Continues in China: NGO - NTD News

In 2015, the Chinese regime claimed to have stopped harvesting organs from prisoners. But at a press conference in Brussels, human ...

'I have too many bodies here': Details from the scene of deadly human-smuggling incident in...

... who later tried to pass himself off as one of the immigrants he was smuggling, ... As San Antonio police began searching for the...

Police introduce comprehensive anti-human trafficking education campaign

In line with the proactive prevention policing strategy of the Ghana Police Service, the Service has introduced a comprehensive programme to ...

Tiger King star charged with animal trafficking and money laundering - The Washington Post

"Tiger King" star Bhagavan “Doc” Antle, along with four others, was indicted this week on charges of animal trafficking.

Florida Highway Patrol arrests two men in two days in separate human smuggling cases

The Florida Highway Patrol arrested two people this week for smuggling others into the state, according to incident reports from the agency.

Denver massage therapy businesses must have new license to operate

City leaders hope the new license will be an additional tool for the Denver Police Department to fight human trafficking at illicit massage ...

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.

With a commitment to victims of modern slavery.

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