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Immigration ‘Arrest 7 Girls’ Allegedly Trafficked At Murtala Mohammed International Airport
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Immigration ‘Arrest 7 Girls’ Allegedly Trafficked At Murtala Mohammed International Airport

Seven (7) girls allegedly being trafficked, Human Trafficking, have been arrested by the Operatives of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA). The Service Public Relations Officer, Mr Sunday James said the girls were on their way to Cairo, Dubai and Oman on Emirates and Egypt airlines. According to him, three of the girls were on Emirates airline to Dubai, while four were aboard Egypt airline to Cairo and Oman. He commended the NIS Comptroller in charge of the Airport command, Mr Usman Abdullahi and his officers for doing a good job. He urged the NIS officials not to relent as the activities of human traffickers and smugglers must be discouraged and halted through aggressive intelligence gathering. “This would also be done through pr...