Human trafficking remains a pressing issue in Zambia, as victims from both domestic and foreign backgrounds fall prey to ruthless traffickers. In this article, we recount the harrowing experience of John Sitali (name changed), a 19-year-old who narrowly escaped becoming a victim of human traffickingHuman trafficking remains a pressing issue in Zambia, as victims from both domestic and foreign backgrounds fall prey to ruthless traffickers. In this article, we recount the harrowing experience of John Sitali (name changed), a 19-year-old who narrowly escaped becoming a victim of human trafficking Makanday