The National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), on Friday, has commended the humanitarian gesture of Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh, to the less privileged in the society as they name her as NAPTIP Ambassador.
Mrs Julie Okah-Donli, Director- General of NAPTIP, made the commendation after Tonto led members of her NGO, Tonto Dikeh Foundation, on a courtesy visit to the Headquarters of the Agency in Abuja, as part of collaboration on the war against trafficking in persons.
Speaking on the reason for this honor, Okah- Donli, said that the actress as NAPTIP Ambassador was in recognition of her passion for youths who are majorly victims of trafficking, and her readiness to work the Agency.
“Tonto is the first Nollywood actress to partner with us in fighting the scourge of human traficking, and automatically, is named an Ambassador for NAPTIP. She added.