Shipwreck off Libyan coast: survivors have burns over 75% of their body

Credits: REUTERS/Hani Amara   More than 100 people, including at least 20 children, died in the sinking of two boats off the Libyan coast on September 1, reported Doctors Without Borders (MSF) on Monday. The survivors – including pregnant women, children, and even babies – were rescued by the Libyan coastguard. Some suffer from serious injuries, […]


A Failed Journey on the African Migrant Trail

Credits: Sascha Montag / Der Spiegel   Four days and 15 hours before Majid Diallo will return to his village in northern Guinea and destroy the dreams dreamt by others, before he will tell his mother that he won’t be building her a house, that he won’t be able to gift the village a school, before […]


How I escaped sex trafficking in Italy: Nigerian lady honoured by U.S.

Credits: The Nation   As Blessing Okoedion stepped onto the podium to receive the 2018 Trafficking in Persons Hero Award in the United States; not many would be able to comprehend the depth of anguish she once put up with as a victim of sex trafficking in Italy.  Betrayed and tricked into prostituting on the […]


Libya: Hundred of migrants escaped from camp held by traffickers in Bani Walid

Credits: MSF   More than a hundred migrants escaped last week from a smuggling camp in Bani Walid, in Western Libya, local sources and international organizations report. Among them, the NGO “Doctors Without Borders” (MSF) reported that 25 people were injured by bullets during the escape.     #Libye : le 23 mai au soir, […]