Nigeria was warned before Boko Haram abduction
Nigeria's military was on Tuesday accused of ignoring repeated warnings about the movements of Boko Haram fighters before they kidnapped 110 schoolgirls in the country's restive northeast.
Overburdening the presidency & the BBOG movement?
Nigeria is in dire straits, especially from a security perspective. Everyday that passes, it looks like things are falling apart and the centre is finding it difficult to hold.
Reps indict security agencies over Dapchi girls’ abduction
The House of Representatives has lamented the inability of security agencies to avert the abduction of the 110 students of the Government Girls Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State.
'Bring Back Our Girls' blames government failures for Dapchi kidnap
The Bring Back Our Girls group on Tuesday accused the Nigerian government of "incompetence and carelessness" for the seizure of 110 girls by Boko Haram from their hostel in the restive northeast.
How insecurity is ruining education in Nigeria
“I saw them with my own eyes. They blocked school gates so we tried to climb over the fence. There were three cars at the gate and they asked us to get in, saying they would help us. Some of us went in and some of us refused. The gunmen shot at the gate and were firing into the air.
Open letter to President Buhari
I am compelled to write this open letter concerning a matter of utmost national import, to wit:- the abhorrent and systematic capture of part of our national treasure, specifically, the recurring and unconscionable kidnapping of the country’s school-aged girls in dastardly fashion.
Chibok and Dapchi girls: The whoredom of karma
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, and second, as farce -Karl Marx On Monday, February 19, 2018, Boko Haram insurgents invaded Government Girls Science Technical College in Dapchi, Yobe state, abducting 110 of the 906 student population. It was yet another tragic day for a nation that is yet to get over a similar incident…
FG extends search for 110 Dapchi girls to neighbouring countries
The Federal Government yesterday said it has extended the ongoing search for the 110 girls abducted from the Government Girls Science and Technical College (GGSTC), Dapchi, Yobe State, to the neighbouring countries.
Boko Haram contacted me over abducted Dapchi schoolgirls, says Wakil
A human rights activist, Mrs. Aisha Wakil, has claimed that a Boko Haram faction had contacted her to confirm it has the abducted schoolgirls. Mrs. Wakil, also known as Mama Boko Haram, who was a member of the Dialogue and Peaceful Resolution of Security Challenges Committee in the northern region set up during the President Goodluck Jonathan administration, told the…
Ekhomu calls for special task force to rescue abducted Dapchi girls
Renowned security expert, Ona Ekhomu has advised the Federal Government to set up a special task force to investigate and rescue the 110 schoolgirls kidnapped from Dapchi, Yobe State on February 19 by Boko Haram terrorists. The matrix organization, which should report to the National Security Adviser (NSA), should include credentialed and accomplished investigative personnel…