By: Michael Harrington |
On Thursday, Spanish and Finnish police, with leads and assistance from other European law enforcement agencies, arrested 24 members of an alleged prostitution ring plundering on young Nigerian women, Europol stated on Thursday.
A group of young Nigerian ladies lured in Europe as prostitutes under the pretext of household employment for wealthy Europeans
“The victims, mainly vulnerable young Nigerian women, were recruited in Nigeria and trafficked to Spain via Italy,” according to Europe’s Hague-based policing agency.
“Once in Spain they were forced into prostitution, mostly in the cities of Benidorm and Malaga, but also Madrid, Barcelona, Soria and Gandia (Valencia),” the Europol statement read.
Source: Globe Afrique Media