Human Trafficking

NAMPOL investigate reports of Namibian girls allegedly being trafficked as sex workers in South Africa

by editor1 / Sep 28, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Namibian Police Force (NAMPOL) has indicated that they cannot confirm or deny reports of local girls allegedly being trafficked as sex workers in South Africa.

COVID-19 is impeding efforts to combat human trafficking in Kavango East

by editor1 / Aug 05, 2020 / 0 comments

-Kavango East Governor Bonifatius Wakudumo said the effects of COVID-19 have made it more difficult for officials to combat human trafficking.

Namibia records 48 cases of human trafficking this year

by editor1 / Aug 01, 2020 / 0 comments

-Namibia needs to take a robust approach to stop human trafficking.

Minister Nandi-Ndaitwah calls on Namibians to report suspected human trafficking activities

by editor1 / Jul 30, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Namibians are called upon to be vigilant against all acts of trafficking, especially during these trying times of COVID-19.

Young model advises others to be alert for human traffickers

by editor1 / Dec 30, 2019 / 0 comments

-A young model born and bred in the south of Namibia, advises aspiring models to be on the lookout for human traffickers posting as modelling agents.

Woman apologises for exploiting young girl

by editor1 / Oct 02, 2019 / 0 comments

-A woman found guilty of human trafficking earlier this year after luring a young girl to Okahandja where she exploited her sexually, on Wednesday extended a tearful apology to the victim and her family.

Namibians urged to report suspicious activities of Human Trafficking

by editor1 / Aug 19, 2019 / 0 comments

-Namibians are urged to report any suspicious activities of Human Trafficking to the police or relevant authorities.

Ariamsvlei immigration officers vow proper screening to stop human trafficking

by editor1 / Aug 05, 2019 / 0 comments

-Immigration officers at Ariamsvlei border post vowed to ensure all people passing through the border are properly screened to stop organised crimes such as trafficking and smuggling of persons.

NamPol investigating 15 cases of trafficking in persons

by editor1 / Aug 02, 2019 / 0 comments

-The Namibian Police are investigating 15 cases of trafficking in persons.

Oshakati human trafficking suspects' bail hearing postponed to Friday

by editor1 / Oct 17, 2018 / 0 comments

Oshakati Chief Magistrate Mika Namweya has postponed the bail application decision of two human trafficking suspect to Friday.