Buhari’s curious sermon on national unity
President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent speech in which he urged Nigerians to promote national unity above sectional interests should not be taken lightly as one of those sundry statements...
Justice for silenced girls
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…
The First Lady and Leah Sharibu
It is disheartening that the First Lady, Mrs. Aisha Buhari has not been pushful in word and indeed for the release of citizen Leah Sharibu, the only remaining Dapchi schoolgirl still held hostage...
I’ll take Boko Haram as in-law if Leah will be released, says Rebecca Sharibu
For a mother whose daughter has remained in captivity on account of refusal to renounce her faith, even after her fellow abductees have been set free, and who is alleged to have been impregnated by one of her captors, nothing would be too much to bear, including having to accept one of the captors as an in-law.
If she were the president’s daughter
It’s been two years since Christian girl Leah Sharibu was abducted in her school, Dapchi, Yobe State, Nigeria. On February 19, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. (Nigeria time), Sharibu who was just 14 was abducted
Boko Haram attacks Dapchi
Suspected Boko Haram terrorists in gun trucks have attacked Dapchi, Yobe State, forcing many residents to flee for safety into nearby bushes. Our correspondent gathered that some of the residents had alerted the military before the insurgents targeted the Dapchi military post along Gashua road. The town was attacked on February 19, 2018, by insurgents…
Leah Sharibu’s mother loses faith in FG’s ability to rescue daughter
Mother of Leah Sharibu, Rebecca has said that she has lost hope in President Muhammadu Buhari’s ability to free her daughter from Bonko Haram’s captivity and flew to London to meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson for assistance.
Leah Sharibu’s mother begs British government to help rescue daughter
Mrs. Rebecca Sharibu, mother of Leah Sharibu, one of the abducted students of the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State, yesterday pleaded with the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson...