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Movie producer - Roseline Sanni Ajose was in Manchester recently to screen her movie: In A Strange Land. The movie explicitly follows the plight of a young girl tricked into believing there is a better life waiting for her in Europe, only to end up more

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I see too many domestic slavery victims. People who have been sold a lie and been exploited in their role as ‘house help’ by their ‘employers’. What’s so depressing is it’s a crime most people would never believe still happens in the UK. Victims are more

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In the UK domestic slavery is a growing concern. This type of exploitation happens when a victim is forced to do work such as cooking, cleaning or looking after children in unacceptable conditions in someone’s home for little or no pay and with more

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Nigerian ex-prostitute "Beauty" (a pseudonym), poses in a social support centre for trafficked girls near Catania in Italy September 14, 2016

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By rewarding whistleblowers, boosting prosecutions and challenging beliefs in black magic, Nigeria is ramping up its crusade against human trafficking, backed by millions of pounds of British aid, anti-slavery and government officials said. more

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As the campaign to end Modern Day Slavery in the United Kingdom enters top gear, Inspiration Production presents a feature length movie - In A Strange Land. The film premieres in London on Friday June 9 more

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Domestic Slavery is the third most prevalent form of Modern Slavery, and I encounter victims all too regularly. In 2016, 1 in 10 female Modern Slavery victims who were helped by The Salvation Army were Nigerian. We once provided specialist support more

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A new pilot campaign has launched to help tackle modern slavery within the Nigerian community in the UK. It focuses on helping those trapped in domestic slavery (also known as illegal house help), where victims are often kept against their will, more

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The UK government has launched a new pilot campaign to help tackle modern slavery within the Nigerian community in the UK. It will focus on helping those trapped in domestic slavery, where victims are typically kept against their will, mistreated more

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The United Kingdom's Home Secretary has reaffirmed the Government’s commitment to stamp out modern slavery by announcing £8.5 million of funding to help law enforcement agencies to tackle this horrendous crime. more

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  • The Panelists discussing Modern Slavery

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