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Benue Police Rescue 23 Victims Of Human Trafficking

23 victims of suspected human trafficking have been rescued in Benue State by the state policemen while they were allegedly being conveyed from Buruku LGA of the state to an unknown destination.

Their trafficker identified as Prince Masenenger Tar was recently paraded by the state Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni. He was a arrested on April 1st alongside the 23 victims in an 18-seater bus.

According to the Commissioner, further investigation revealed that the victims were lured by the suspect on promises of providing them with jobs at Kiama in Kwara State, but that they were actually going to be taken outside the country to Niger for exploitation.

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