• Nigeria ranks 23rd on global slavery index

    Nigeria ranks 23rd on global slavery index

    The third Global Slavery Index for 2016 has revealed that an estimated 45.8 million men, women and children around the world are today trapped in modern slavery – 28% more than previously estimated.

    According to the findings conducted on 167 most populous countries and released on Tuesday, Nigeria ranks 23 in 2016,

    The flagship research report published by the Walk Free Foundation observed that the 45.8 population are enslaved through human trafficking, forced labour, debt bondage, forced or servile marriage or commercial […]