• 80 per cent of Nigerian women in Italy arrived for prostitution – UN

    80 per cent of Nigerian women in Italy arrived for prostitution – UN

    The United Nations’ International Organization for Migration (IOM) has said that about eighty per cent of Nigerian women who arrived Italy by boat in the first half of 2016 were trafficked for prostitution.

    “What we have seen this year is a crisis; it is absolutely unprecedented and is the most significant increase in the number of Nigerian women arriving in Italy for 10 years,” UK Guardian quoted Simona Moscarelli, an anti-trafficking expert at the IOM.

    She said majority of the women were […]