NWA Covid-19 Prevention Program

NWA Covid-19 Azione di prevenzione contro il virus a Lagos. 5000 mascherine e volantini di senbilizzazione contro la tratta di esseri umani.
L’azione rientra nel programma INSigHT.

DESCRIPTION OF THE FIVE LOCATIONS UNDER THE ACTION

IKEJA LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA

Ikeja is the capital of Lagos State in southwestern Nigeria, It lies 10.5 miles (17 km) northwest of Lagos city, its population as of 2006 census is 313,196. It’s a well planned, clean and quiet residential and commercial town with shopping malls, pharmacies and government reservation areas, but presently there are heavy industries in and around Ikeja, and import-export businesses are also centered at Ikeja. This environment attracts the unemployed making them preys to traffickers

ALIMOSHO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA

Alimosho is a Local Government Area in the Ikeja Division, Lagos State, Nigeria. The LGA contains the urban area of Egbeda/Akowonjo , it is the largest local government area in Lagos state with over 11million residents.It is currently a semi urban community mainly residential, with substantial commercial activities. This environment has over populated areas as well which attracts traffickers to lure the poor amongs them.

IBA LOCAL COUNCIL DEVELOPMENT AREA

Iba Local council development authority is a new area under Ojo Local government. This area stretches over 15 kms with a population of over 5,000 residents. The area is mostly residential synonymous with congested houses and little commercial activities. This environment has low income population which  attracts traffickers to lure the poor amongst them.

OJO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA

Ojo is a Local Government Area and town in Lagos State, Nigeria. Both Lagos State University and  Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education, are located there. the popular Trade fair market and Alaba international markets are located there. Ojo is located on the eastern section of the Trans–West African Coastal Highway, about 37km west of Lagos. It is part of the Lagos Metropolitan Area. With over half a million residents. This environment has over populated areas as well which  attracts traffickers to lure the poor amongst them.

AMUWO ODOFIN LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA

Amuwo-Odofin is a local government area (LGA) in the Badagry Division, Lagos State, within it is the popular Festac Town a federal housing estate located along the Lagos-Badagry Expressway .The LGA, with a population of over 1,500,000 according to the 2006 Census . This environment attracts the young school leavers, youths and unemployed making them preys to traffickers.