Tackling human trafficking and smuggling of migrants requires effective collaboration between nations, agencies and organizations. Most seamless collaborations and partnership is hinged on flawless Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)/Agreements.
Hence,... Read More
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) on Monday reunited 5 rescued children with their parents. The children under the age range of 4-7 were abducted at various times by one 32 year old Musa Abdulrahman and sold to... Read More
The fight against human trafficking is one that requires calculated strategies, actions, knowledge and the combined effort of everyone.
TALKAM is an initiative of Devatop Centre for Africa Development that aims to stimulate citizens to tackle human... Read More
Samuel is a Social Researcher/citizen volunteer passionate about grass root and community development, knowledge in Digital Tech expertise, marketing, and sustainability. Samuel has professional recognition as a climate activist/Environmentalist and Gender/Human... Read More
Amafojim Dawuda, an insatiably impassioned criminologist in the making, a fresh audacious advocate for women and children. A graduate of kwararafa University with a B.Sc in Criminology and Security Studies (2019) and a Diploma in Psychology from... Read More
A nonprofit organization in Abuja, Devatop Centre for Africa Development (DCAD), trained 65 Nigerians across 30 states on different forms of human rights issues as part of its strategies to combat human trafficking, child abuse and gender-based... Read More
Muhammed Bello Buhari is a youth activist and community developer whose work is focused on human rights, governance, social accountability, and igniting the potential of youths to drive social good. He has contributed in different fields of development and... Read More
To commemorate the 2021 U.S National Human Trafficking Awareness Month, Devatop Centre for Africa Development, through her project, TALKAM Human Rights organized her second phase of training on: Combating Human Trafficking.
On this second phase, over 40 people... Read More
A Federal High Court in Abuja presided over by Honourable Justice Babangida Hassan, has convicted and sentenced on a 23- year old man, Abubakar Abubakar, to life imprisonment for raping two minors aged 10 and 11 years old respectively.
The development... Read More
Child abuse is when harm or threat of harm is made to a child. It is any act or failure to act on the part of a parent or caregiver which results in death, serious physical or emotional harm, and sexual abuse or exploitation of a child. Child abuse is a... Read More
Our speaker, Amb. Chibuzo Okereke shared thoughts on Making Human Trafficking a National Priority on our #Talkam Radio Programme on Saturday, 23rd Jan 2021 at Cool FM 96.6 Abuja.
According to him:
Human trafficking which is the illegal trade of human beings... Read More
All over the world, "the act of rape" has continued to be a consistent social menace and we have seen celebrities and high profile individual falling prey to this atrocious act. Thus, rape is not a respecter of person, status, or background. The young and the... Read More
While a murderer destroys the physical frame of a human, a rapist violates and defiles the body, soul, and mind of the helpless victim."
Sexual violence Is a global health issue that happens predominately to women and girls. Men and boys... Read More
Rape is a violent experience that can have profound effects on the daily life of a victim. It is an experience no one is supposed to have but be that as it may, when that happens, how do we deal with it? This piece seeks to give us an insight into the various... Read More
ABOUT THE TALKAM HUMAN RIGHTS COURSE:
The human rights advocacy course is designed build the capacity of 50 young people in Nigeria on combating gender-based violence, human trafficking and child abuse, equip them with knowledge on monitoring, reporting cases... Read More
Devatop Centre for Africa Development, a youth-led human rights organization is inviting young people in Nigeria to participate in: TALKAM Human Rights Article Writing Competition
Theme: Dealing With Rape
Deadline for submission: 20th November 2020
Five... Read More
To mark this year’s EU Anti-Human Trafficking Day, on 18th October, International and Ibero-American Foundation for Administration and Public Policy (FIIAPP) organized an event to create awareness and celebrate survivors. The event was attended by... Read More
FIIAPP, a Spanish public sector foundation, on Tuesday 6th October 2020 in Abuja Nigeria, supported the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) with six power generating sets and NACTAL with seven to enhance the quality of... Read More
The smuggling of migrants is a global concern, with a large number of countries affected either as point of origin, transit, destination or combination of all. Smuggled migrants are vulnerable to series of exploitation and their lives are often put at risk:... Read More
Human trafficking affects all categories of human beings particularly women and children. It leaves no country untouched and victims mostly women, girls and children are deceived, forced and sold into situations of exploitation. Human trafficking has physical,... Read More
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TALKAM is an innovative project that focuses on utilizing information and communication technology tools to speak out about human trafficking, human rights abuses & irregular migration, monitor, analyze, report, advocate and stimulate actions among community members, policy makers, government, and more importantly to change the status quo in Nigeria..