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Nigeria among top 10 criminal markets for human trafficking, drugs — GOCI
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Nigeria among top 10 criminal markets for human trafficking, drugs — GOCI

Nigeria has been ranked among the top 10 criminal markets for human trafficking, firearms, illicit cannabis and heroin trade, fauna crimes, synthetic drugs and non-renewable resource crimes. The 2021 Global Organised Crime Index showed that the countries with the highest criminality levels are those experiencing conflict or fragility, adding that such affected nations were most affected by organised crime. The report revealed that the Democratic Republic of Congo topped the list of the criminal markets with a score of 7.75, followed by Columbia 7.66; Myanmar 7.59; Mexico 7.56; Nigeria 7.15; Iran 7.10; Afghanistan 7.08; Iraq 7.05; Central African Republic 7.04 and Honduras 6.08. The Institute for Security Studies and INTERPOL in affiliation with the Global Initiative against Trans...