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Rescued trafficked women held in 'abhorrent' conditions in Nigerian shelters, new report says

Lagos, Nigeria (CNN)When Adaura was promised a job as a domestic worker in Libya, she jumped at the chance. Little did she know she'd end up in a sex trafficking ring, enduring years of physical and sexual abuse. The woman who told her about the job said she'd earn more than $400 a month, a fortune for the then 18-year-old who had lived a life of poverty and abuse. She willingly embarked on a journey that took her from Nigeria, across the Sahara desert and into Libya in 2013. Adaura unwittingly became one of tens of thousands of vulnerable Nigerian girls trafficked across Africa and Europe by criminal networks that lure them with job offers that never materialize. Thousands of people leave Nigeria for Libya -- a treacherous destination ...
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