ETAHT's First Town Hall Meeting In Ikpoba Okha
The Edo State Government Taskforce Against Human Trafficking(ETAHT) held the first town hall meeting on Friday, October 27, 2017. It was held at Ikpoba Okha, Upper Sakponba, Benin City. Various groups and their leaders were present. Some of these groups include, Market Women Association, Christian Women Organisation(CWO), Enogies and members of the Ikpoba Okha community, representatives from Nigeria Immigration Service, Department of State Security(DSS), Nigerian Police Force, Edo Women's Development Initiative, Idia Renaissance, Committee for the Support of the Dignity of Women(COSUDOW), ACTIONAID, and returnees/victims of human trafficking. The town hall meeting Chaired by Professor Yinka Omorogbe, the State Honourable Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice, emphasized the need to educate our youths and their parents alike about opportunities available to them in the State and further steps Government is taking to increase these opportunities.