We Won’t Tolerate Human Trafficking – Abia Govt Vows As It Marks World Day Against Trafficking | PHOTOS
We Won’t Tolerate Human Trafficking – Abia Govt Vows As It Marks World Day Against Trafficking
Speaking on the contributions of the state government in fighting trafficking in persons, Mrs Ngozi Blessing, the Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation to the governor said the government has been doing a lot to create awareness and raise vigilance and also ensure that the girl child and all citizens of Abia state are given adequate protection.
Speaking also, Mr. Dodoh Okafor, the Special Assistant to governor Alex Otti on Public Communication, noted that both males and females have fallen victims of human trafficking mostly owing to poverty.
He however advised them to be patient, work hard and not opt for criminal activities adding that “there is no gain in human trafficking”.
The campaign Against Human Trafficking is in partnership with the Office of the First Lady of Abia State, Mrs Priscillia Otti.