NAPTIP Offices in Nigeria & Contact Details

NAPTIP Offices in Nigeria & 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 Offices in Nigeria

NAPTIP was established under a federal bill on July 14, 2003 by the Trafficking in Persons(Prohibition) Enforcement and Administration Act (2003).

NAPTIP has the obligation to supervise and look into cases linked with:

  • Kidnapping
  • Exploitive labor
  • Child labor
  • Prostitution
  • Removal of organs
  • Slavery
  • 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

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: info@naptip.gov.ng

  • NAPTIP ZONAL COMMANDS

  • NAPTIP BENIN ZONAL COMMAND

Office Address: No. 47, Adesuwa College Road, GRA, Benin City, Edo State.

Email Address: infobenin@naptip.gov.ng

Zonal Commander: Nduka Nwanwene

Phone Number: 08161341713

  • NAPTIP ENUGU ZONAL COMMAND

Office Address: No. 18B, Ekulu West, GRA Enugu, Enugu, Enugu State.

Email Address: infoenugu@naptip.gov.ng

Zonal Commander: Nneka Ajie

Phone Number: 07049299289

  • NAPTIP KANO ZONAL COMMAND

Office Address: No. 98, Foundation Road, Tarauni, Kano State.

Email Address: infokano@naptip.gov.ng

Departments

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.
  • Administration.
  • Finance and Accounts.

Units

  • Procurement
  • Press and Public Relations
  • Intelligence and International Cooperation.
  • Audit.
  • Reforms.
  • Rapid Response Squad

With this, NAPTIP have 9 zonal commands, 11 state commands, and 7 liaison offices.

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