For nearly three decades, a thriving sex-trafficking industry has been operating between Nigeria and Italy. Can this woman help break the chain?
Traditional West African ‘healers’ and Sicilian psychiatrists are struggling to help free Nigerian women forced into prostitution.
Thousands of women are lured from Nigeria to Italy annually by the promise of a new life, only to find themselves trapped in the sex trade.
Trafficked to Turin: the Nigerian women forced into sex work abroad in Italy
Modern day slavery: 'The girls trust the traffickers more than anyone'
'Juju curse' binds trafficked women into sex slavery
New, never before conducted research reveals the road rape survivors and police walk to justice denied.
The products themselves could be dangerous and are likely to encourage high-risk sexual behaviour.
As the hearings continue this week, Laura Lopez Gonzalez speaks to Nelisiwe Msomi about the arbitration process.
Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in Zulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.