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Chibok Girls

27 Sep
By April 14, 2014 when Boko Haram terrorists abducted 276 girls aged between 12 and 17 from Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok in Borno state, North East of Nigeria, they were preparing to write the Senior School Certificate...
27 May
As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to celebrate children, stakeholders have appealed to government to address issues of insecurity in the north and bridge learning gaps among school children in the zone.
18 May
In a September 25, 2014 opinion piece titled, “Chibok Kidnapping: 164 Days Of National Shame,” published in the Sahara Reporters, I lamented the fate of the 276 young girls abducted from their Secondary School in Chibok, Borno State, Nigeria. In a silly season of political chicanery, allegations and counter-allegations of fake kidnapping and political setup…
17 Apr
Former Senate Majority leader, Mohammed Ali Ndume, has called on the Federal Government to initiate regular public briefings on the efforts to rescue the remaining 112 Chibok girls in Boko Haram captivity.
15 Apr
The Presidency has reassured parents and concerned citizens that the missing students of Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, Borno, remain constantly on the minds of the government as they are always on the minds of their parents.
14 Apr
Seven years after hundreds of schoolgirls were abducted by Boko Haram jihadists in Chibok, northeast Nigeria, more than 100 are still missing, Amnesty International said Wednesday.
2 Apr
Napoleon was famously quoted as saying that promises are meant to be broken. Millions of politicians in under-developed, developing and developed countries would gladly accept it as wise and pragmatic.
30 Jan
An unconfirmed number of abducted Government Secondary School Chibok girls have escaped from Boko Haram captivity in Borno.
22 Dec 2020
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says terrorists target schools for the abduction of vulnerable children to embarrass the government and inflict damage on the credibility of a nation.
22 Dec 2020
The Joint Action Committee of Northern Youths (JACOM) has called on government to secure release of Chibok and Dapchi girls in Boko Haram’s captivity the way they did for Kankara schoolboys in Katsina State who were recently abducted by bandits.
18 Oct 2020
Sir: As Nigeria commemorated the International Day of the Girl Child, a day set aside for the rights of the girl child, painful incidences of the Chibok girls, Leah Sharibu, Uwaila Omozuwa, and every other girl who have been a victim of injustice, who although have yet not received justice come to mind. These girls…
8 Jul 2020
President of the Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria (AISSON), Dr. Ona Ekhomu, has called for a forensic probe on last Thursday’s attack


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