Chibok girls will never, ever be forgotten – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari extends his good wishes to the people of Chibok, Borno State, as they hold prayers and thanksgiving services to mark the sixth anniversary of the kidnapping of their daughters by Boko Haram terrorist group. A statement by…

Documentary on missing Chibok schoolgirls wins at Venice Film Festival (CNN)

A documentary by a Nigerian filmmaker on the missing Chibok girls has won an award at the Venice Film Festival. ‘Daughters of Chibok’ won best virtual reality story at the festival’s closing ceremony on Saturday night. The documentary, which also…

“Nigeria utterly abandoned kidnapped Chibok girl’s families” (Guardian)

A journalist and former correspondent at CNN Isha Sesay said Nigeria and the world deserted the families of the Chibok 112 girls still in Boko Haram incarceration. “The families of the 112 girls utterly feel abandoned and forgotten by the…

Isha Sesay got it wrong in her book – Aso Rock

The Presidency, while reacting to a new book by ex-CNN star and Child Rights activist, Isha Sesay, has among other things, refuted the claim in the book that it had given up on the Chibok girls. In a statement by…

BBOG marks Chibok Girls fifth year anniversary in Lagos (Guardian)

The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) movement, a loose coalition of individuals and organisations advocating for the rescue and rehabilitation of the Chibok girls, on Sunday, April 14, marked a tragic milestone, as it celebrated the fifth year anniversary of…

Do more to rescue Chibok girls, Leah Sharibu, Reps urge FG (Punch)

The House of Representatives has called on the Federal Government to redouble its efforts toward securing the release of the remaining Chibok schoolgirls and the last Dapchi girl, Leah Sharibu, abducted by Boko Haram. At the plenary on Wednesday, the…

We will free remaining Chibok girls – Buhari assures Swiss president  

December 4, 2018 President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged that his government will not rest until the remaining Chibok girls kidnapped by Boko Haram terrorists in April 2014 are safely released. President Buhari renewed his commitment Monday in Katowice, Poland, at…

How rescued Chibok girls passed WASSCE, entered varsities —WIMBIZ (Punch)

A speaker at the Women in Management, Business and Public Service summit in Abuja, Dr Mairo Mandara, has revealed how some of the rescued Chibok schoolgirls in Borno State were taken through intensive school classes and thereafter sat for the…

Is Leah Sharibu brave or just foolish? – Peju Akande

We’ve all celebrated the release of the 71 Dapchi girls captured by the dreaded Boko Haram terrorists. I mean the 110 Dapchi girls, released. Forgive the conflicting figures. We won’t go into the politics of the claim by government that…

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