Human Trafficking – The Independent

Pair first to be jailed under modern slavery laws for holding girl hostage

Gang leaders who trafficked a teenager from north London to Wales to deal drugs were jailed yesterday under modern slavery laws, the first case of its kind. Prosecutors said the young woman was treated “like a commodity” by Mahad Yusuf, 21, and Fesal Mahamud, 20, who were members of a street gang based in Enfield.

Article in The Independent, Saturday 14 April 2018