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ACCION CONTRA LA TRATA UNVEILS

Accion Contra La Trata unveiled a song name "poderosas" in Nigeria under the Talkam Against Trafficking and Abuse (TATA) project implemented by Devatop Center for Africa Development in Nigeria on the 7th of July 2022. The song which was written by "women in... Read More

JOSEPH OSUIGWE, THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF DEVATOP CENTER FOR AFRICA DEVELOPMENT, HONORED AS ANTI-GBV AMBASSADOR

Passion is what many people can relate with, be it passion for change, passion to be a star, passion to help others etc. Many however will attest to the fact that the consistency and the sacrifice it takes to run with your passion and achieve your earnest desire... Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES REPORTED IN NIGERIA IN THE MONTH OF JULY 2022

  Month after months, sad news of human rights abuses infiltrate and glooms the Nigerian media. Abuses ranging from extra judicial killings, kidnaps and rapes, gender-base violence, human trafficking etc. have become … despite the activities of... Read More

DEVATOP BUILD THE CAPACITY OF TEACHERS ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND IN ENUGU STATE

To tackle the raging menace of human trafficking, rape and domestic violence in our society, there is the need to sensitize vulnerable persons who are mostly school-age people between the ages of 11-21 years old. This will serve as a preventive force that will... Read More

HUMAN RIGHT CASES REPORTED IN NIGERIA IN THE MONTH OF JUNE 2022

Human right abuses are the violation of the basic rights of people. Civil and political rights are violated through genocide, torture, and arbitrary arrest, child labour, human trafficking, extra-judicial killing etc. In June 2022, Nigeria experienced yet a... Read More

ACCION CONTRA LA TRATA JOINS DEVATOP TO CARRY OUT SENSITIZATION PROJECT AND ADVOCACY VISITS IN NIGERIA

ACCION CONTRA LA TRATA JOINS DEVATOP TO CARRY OUT SENSITIZATION PROJECT AND ADVOCACY VISITS IN NIGERIA   The TALKAM AGAINST TRAFFICKING AND ABUSE (TATA) project which is focused on tackling different forms of violence against women and girls (human... Read More

DEVATOP BUILD THE CAPACITY OF 10 SECONDARY SCHOOL TEACHERS ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND IN EDO STATE

Under the Talkam Against Trafficking and Abuse Project, DEVATOP engaged in grassroot sensitization in schools by training teachers who will be advocates and mandated to sensitize their students against human trafficking and gender-based violence. 10 teachers... Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES REPORTED IN NIGERIA IN SEPTEMBER, 2021.

Human Rights Abuses is the violation of the basic rights of people by treating them wrongly. The abuse of human right is not just perpetrated by individuals but also institutions and even government. In Nigeria, human rights abuses like rape, gender/sexual based... Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSE REPORTED IN AUGUST 2021

Human trafficking and gender based violence are human right abuses that have plagued Nigeria and become an issue of National concern despite various efforts by government bodies like NAPTIP, Nigeria Police Force, Immigration and CSOs like NACTAL, Devatop Center... Read More

NAPTIP DG CALLS FOR EFFECTIVE COUNTER TRAFFICKING POLICIES AND IDEAS TO TACKLE THE MENACE OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING … GRADUATES OFFICERS ON INTELLEGENCE GATHERING COURSE

Director General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Imaan Sulaiman Ibrahim, said human trafficking constitutes a major National Security concern that requires new ideas and initiatives to tackle the... Read More

TALKAM CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING HELD IN EDO STATE ON 30TH MARCH, 2021.

Human Trafficking is a modern day slavery which includes the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring or receipt of people through force, fraud or deception, with the aim of exploiting them. The fight against human trafficking requires calculated... Read More

NAPTIP, POLICE, NIS AND NACTAL TRAINED ON TIPSOM MoU Processes

  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

NAPTIP HANDS OVER TRAFFICKED CHILDREN TO PARENTS. … ARRAINGS SUSPECT IN COURT

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

OVER 50 ADVOCATES TRAINED UNDER

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

Meet Samuel Chijioke Okorie, the 1st Runner-Up  of TALKAM Human Rights Article Competition 2021

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

Meet Amafojim Dawuda, the 2nd Runner-Up  of TALKAM Human Rights Article Competition 2021

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

Through Support from U.S Embassy Abuja, 35 youth graduates as TALKAM Human Rights Advocates

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

Meet Muhammed Bello Buhari: The Winner of TALKAM Human Rights Article Competition 2021

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

U.S National Human Trafficking Awareness Month: U.S Embassy Nigeria SupportsTalkam Human Rights Project

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

23 YEARS OLD MAN BAGS LIFE SENTENCE FOR RAPING TWO MINORS

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

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