Posts Tagged ‘Chibok’
The Ethiopian army has located over 100 children abducted by South Sudanese militants in a cross border cattle raid that left more than 200 people dead, and many more injured, last Friday. Just as Getachew Reda, Ethiopia’s Minister of Information, had initially declared, it appears the Ethiopian troops did cross into South Sudan in pursuit […]
#BringBackOurGirls Campaigner, Bukky Shonibare has accused Aisha Buhari, Nigerian first lady of insensitivity towards the plight of the parents of the Kidnapped Chibok Girls. Aisha Buhari launched a book on “Beauty Therapy” on the anniversary of the painful kidnap of the Chibok Girls. Her tweets are captured below
Nigerian Soldiers detained 65 parents of the abducted Chibok girls who were on their way to Abuja from Borno to participate in the protest of the BringBackOurGirls (BBOG) movement scheduled for today. The 65 parents were stopped at Askira, near Chibok, in Borno State by soldiers acting on “orders from above.” Tunji Olanrewaju, a member […]
Cameroonian health and security officials on Monday started the medical treatment of an arrested would-be suicide bomber who claimed to be one of the 219 missing Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram two years ago. The girl was found to be heavily drugged and bore several injuries on her body, such that her health condition […]
More than 10 people were killed when three suicide bombers blew themselves up in the northeast Nigerian town of Chibok where Boko Haram kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls. “The casualty toll is not conclusive but so far at least 10 people have been confirmed dead and over 30 injured,” said an eyewitness..
Boko Haram gunmen have torched almost an entire village near the northeast Nigerian town of Chibok from where over 200 schoolgirls were kidnapped, a resident who fled and a local elder said Tuesday. The raid in Takulashi village happened on Sunday and saw the Islamists loot food supplies, two days after fighters stole more than 200 […]