In response to NAN, the Nigeria Safety and Civil Defence Corps Command in Anambra State has arrested a 34- yr outdated lady, Mrs Nkeoma, for alleged human trafficking.
Mr David Bille, the state NSCDC Commandant, disclosed this throughout a media briefing on Saturday in Awka.
Billie mentioned, Nkeoma, a restaurant proprietor at Agulu Ezechukwu Group in Aguata Native Authorities Space of the state was arrested on November 5, at Agulu Ezechukwu, whereas perfecting plans to maneuver her victims outdoors Nigeria.
He disclosed that preliminary investigations revealed that the suspect specialised in trafficking teenage ladies aged between 17 and 25 years to Mali and different African international locations the place they had been being compelled into prostitution.
He mentioned the command additionally rescued three victims- Ifeoma (17), Chidimma (18) and Mmesoma (17) who had been billed for Mali for prostitution by the suspect.
Billie mentioned that the command bought intelligence report of her illicit enterprise and positioned her on surveillance earlier than her arrest on November 5.
He mentioned that the suspect who had confessed to the crime could be handed over to the Nationwide Company for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Individuals after investigation.