President Muhammadu Buhari says the nation’s anti-trafficking agency has rolled out the “Not for Sale” campaign to protect against the deceptions of human smugglers across the country.
The President stated this in an opinion article he published in the Washington Post newspaper to mark the United Nations, UN declared International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition. The UN declared August 23rd as International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition.
Buhari maintained that the”Not for Sale” was also aimed at helping those who”might be vulnerable to false promises see through the ruse and say no.”
The President, who described modern slavery not simply a campaign of hatred, but a means of making cheap money, advocated for the review of anti-slavery laws to make economically unprofitable.