Combating Organised Trans-Boarder Crimes in Nigeria
Trans-border crimes have created worries for potential defenceless casualties and victims. It is against the foregoing, that the study investigated organised trans-border crimes and the efforts made at combating human trafficking in Nigeria. The borders used are situated in Lagos, Edo and Port Harcourt. The study adopted quantitative method and survey research. The instrument used was a well-constructed questionnaire for the collection of primary data. Articles, journals, and materials from internet complemented the major sources. Findings revealed that there is significant relationship between human trafficking and socio economic growth. There exist harmful consequences of trans-border crimes and that have threatened the socio-economic growth in Nigeria. The study concluded that human trafficking has a negative effect on socio economic growth in Nigeria. It was recommended that, government should look into factors necessitating trans-border crimes and take legal actions against offenders.
Keywords: Boarder, Combating, Crimes, Tran-Boarder, Organized Trans-Boarder