Offiong claims that the group's initial goal of promoting black consciousness and fighting for the dignity of Africans and their freedom from neo-colonialism has deteriorated into self-serving behaviour that is "notoriously and brutally violent". For example the Neo Black Movement of Africa. Hidden categories: All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from April Articles with permanently dead external links CS1 Italian-language sources it Articles needing additional references from October All articles needing additional references. Nigerian women and girls are taken to Europe , especially to Italy and Russia , and to the Middle East and North Africa , for forced prostitution. Further information: Area boys. Apart from the atrocities in the orbit of NBM, most members of the confraternity are involved in fraud and cyber crime. Further information: Human trafficking in Nigeria. Child labour Confraternities. NBM and other cults were found guilty of smuggling of drugs, extortion, fraud, prostitution, passport falsification, and cloning of credit cards.