NAPTIP Offices in Nigeria and Contact Details
National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) as the name implies is responsible for the protection and rehabilitation of trafficked people, under the supervision of the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs Disaster Management and Social Development, addresses the rise of human trafficking in the country.
NAPTIP was established under a federal bill on July 14, 2003 by the Trafficking in Persons(Prohibition)
NAPTIP has the obligation to supervise and look into cases linked with:
- Exploitive labor
- Child labor
- Removal of organs
- Smuggling of immigrants
- Purchase and sale persons.
FUNCTIONS OF NAPTIP:
1. They help right and enforce the human trafficking Law Enforcement and Administration Act
2. The organisations help the Government with several measures to prevent human trafficking.
3. They help supervise and investigate human trafficking
4. They help teach and encourage people to fight slavery in the country.
5. They help enhance the effectiveness of law enforcement agents
6. They partner with the media to create public awareness
7. Partner with institutions to conduct research about slavery in Nigeria
8. They have the aim of reducing human trafficking
9. They help Protect victims and witnesses.
Currently, there are 9 zonal commands, 11 state commands, and 7 liaison offices. In this article, you will find the different NAPTIP offices in Nigeria and their contact information.
We will now proceed to list different NAPTIP offices in Nigeria and their contact details:
NAPTIP ABUJA HEADQUARTERS
Office Address: No. 2028, Dalaba Street, Wuse Zone 5, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
Phone Number: 234700000203
Email Address: email@example.com
NAPTIP ZONAL COMMANDS
NAPTIP BENIN ZONAL COMMAND
Office Address: No. 47, Adesuwa College Road, GRA, Benin City, Edo State.
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Zonal Commander: Nduka Nwanwene
Phone Number: 08161341713
NAPTIP ENUGU ZONAL COMMAND
Office Address: No. 18B, Ekulu West, GRA Enugu, Enugu, Enugu State.
Email Address: email@example.com
Zonal Commander: Nneka Ajie
Phone Number: 07049299289
NAPTIP KANO ZONAL COMMAND
Office Address: No. 98, Foundation Road, Tarauni, Kano State.
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The agency has the following departments and units:
- Investigation and Monitoring
- Legal and Prosecution.
- Counselling & Rehabilitation
- Public Enlightenment
- Research and Programmes Development
- Training and Manpower Development.
- Finance and Accounts.
- Press and Public Relations
- Intelligence and International Cooperation.
- Rapid Response Squad
With this, NAPTIP have 9 zonal commands, 11 state commands, and 7 liaison offices.