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Family Demand News of Nigerian Schoolgirl Who escaped Boko Haram

Family Demand News of Nigerian Schoolgirl Who escaped Boko Haram

Nigeria’s Bring Back Our Girls movement and family members are demanding that the government provide news of the only schoolgirl among 219 kidnapped to escape the clutches of Boko Haram Islamic extremists. “Even this morning people came to my house asking if I had been able to find out her whereabouts. It’s outrageous. Some people […]

Bono Joins Oscar-Winner Lupita Nyong’o On Broadway Stage To Remember Missing Schoolgirls Abducted In Nigeria

Bono Joins Oscar-Winner Lupita Nyong’o On Broadway Stage To Remember Missing Schoolgirls Abducted In Nigeria

He’s never far away from the latest charitable cause. So it’s perhaps unsurprising that Bono found himself the VIP guest during Saturday night’s performance of Broadway’s hit show Eclipsed. The U2 frontman joined the production’s main star, Lupita Nyong’o, as the cast remembered missing schoolgirls abducted in Nigeria. The veteran rocker, 55, was an audience-member […]

Malala Doesn’t Want Us To Forget About Nigeria’s Abducted Schoolgirls

Malala Doesn’t Want Us To Forget About Nigeria’s Abducted Schoolgirls

On the eve of the second anniversary marking the mass kidnap of more than 270 Nigerian schoolgirls by Boko Haram militants, teenage Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai published an open letter reminding the girls’ families that the world is still hoping for their safe return. “I write this letter with a heavy heart, knowing you have endured another […]

BBOG Blames Jonathan’s Unbelief For Girls’ Ordeal

BBOG Blames Jonathan’s Unbelief For Girls’ Ordeal

For a month after their kidnap by the Boko Haram sect,  former President  Goodluck Jonathan did not believe that 267 Chibok  girls were abducted by the sect. The BringBackOurGirls  coalition, which has been campaigning for the release of the girls since April 14, 2014 stated this in an interview with The PUNCH on Wednesday.  The […]

Analysis: Chibok Girls Video Will Give Hope To Parents

Analysis: Chibok Girls Video Will Give Hope To Parents

The new footage which appears to show some of the kidnapped Chibok girls is reportedly a proof of life video filmed last December, which was provided to negotiators seeking the girls’ release. Nigerian officials say they are studying the footage but believe it is genuine. The video will provide renewed hope to the girls’ families […]

Boko Haram Abductions: Freed ‘bride’ Tells Of Stigma Ordeal

Boko Haram Abductions: Freed ‘bride’ Tells Of Stigma Ordeal

Zara is 17 years old and she has a terrible story. It is the story of Boko Haram and what this brutal Islamist group is doing to thousands of people in north-eastern Nigeria and surrounding countries. Zara was kidnapped by Boko Haram and then freed by the army, but now finds herself sometimes wishing she […]