SA condemns and calls for immediate end to slave trade in Libya

30 Novembre, 2017, 12:42 | Auteur: Anatole Charbonneau
  • President of the EU Commission Juncker talks next to Guinea's President and President of the African Union Conde EU Council President Tusk and African Union Commission President Moussa Faki Mahamat during a news conference in Abidjan

We know about the two overturned boats with migrants who sailed to Europe.

The statement follows recent videos and pictures of the alleged underground slave trade which was aired by broadcaster CNN and which has sparked worldwide outrage.

The Department of International Relations and Cooperation has also condemned the trade, calling for its immediate end.

The department said publishing the outcome of the investigation will be the most prudent and welcome thing to do by the Libyan authorities.

The lawmakers called on President Muhammadu Buhari to use the opportunity of the ongoing European Union and African Union Summit in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire to table the matter before the Libyan delegation.

The Nigerian Senate has begun the investigation of the alleged sale of illegal African migrants "mostly Nigerians" as slaves in Libya, which it described as a slap on the face of Nigeria.

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He said, "As a country, truly, it is a slap on the face of all of us if Nigerians can be treated in this manner".

"There were a lot of bodies, and we saw four or five sharks swimming between them".

France will grant admission to the first group of African individuals and families who were relocated from Libya to Niger by the UNHCR for the goal of keeping them away from slave traders.

A joint committee of the house is also to interface with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to identify factors that encourage people to embark on the unsafe journey, proffer solution to discourage intending migrants as well as recommend how Nigerians caught in the web, can be returned home.

Ghana's President, Nana Akufo-Addo, says the recent report on sales of African migrants in Libya is a mockery of the African solidarity.

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