Why Nigerians make the gruesome journey across the Mediterranean

PUBLISHED: Thu, 07 Dec 2017 08:43:48 GMT


While stories of Africans dying while attempting to cross the Mediterranean have been pervasive, tales of modern day slavery have made headlines causing a global outcry. Sadly many young Nigerians have been involved in this gruesome misadventure. Abike dabiri; Senior Special Assistant on Foreign affairs and Diaspora to President Muhammadu Buhari joins CNBC Africa to discuss this.

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