Growth in Burkina Faso Gold Mining Fuels Human Trafficking

Published May 01 2021 at 11:20 AM GMT
  • For months, human traffickers beat and drugged Blessing, hauling the 27-year-old from one gold mine encampment to the next, where each night she was forced to sleep with dozens of men for less than $2 a person.
  • The madam who lured Blessing to the landlocked West African nation of Burkina Faso with promises of a.



  • Published May 1, 2021 11:20 AM GMT