Human Trafficking of Nigerian Girls To Mali

The Nigerian Ambassador to Mali stated in November 2012 that between 20 to 30 girls from Nigeria are being trafficked to Mali everyday. The Ambassador stated that some of the victims of human trafficking from Nigeria were between the ages of 10 to 15.

Between August 2012 and November 2012, the Nigerian embassy assisted at least 30 girls who were victims of human trafficking return to Nigeria.

(See prices of human trafficking victims.)

Source:  “Trafficking Of Nigerians Worries Ambassador,” PM News, November 12, 2012.