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Nigerian Kidnapping

BET To Air Discussion About Kidnapped Nigerian Girls

AP | Posted 05.20.2014 | Black Voices

NEW YORK (AP) — The BET television network is airing a special discussion this week on the sexual exploitation of children, an idea set in motion by...

Dear Americans, Your Hashtags Won't #BringBackOurGirls. You Might Actually Be Making Things Worse.

Jumoke Balogun | Posted 07.08.2014 | World
Jumoke Balogun

Simple question. Are you Nigerian? If not, I have news you. You can't do anything about the girls missing in Nigeria. You can't. Your insistence on urging American power, specifically American military power, to address this issue will ultimately hurt the people of Nigeria.

Girls Around The World Stand In Solidarity With The Kidnapped Nigerian Students

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 05.08.2014 | Impact

News of the kidnapping of nearly 300 Nigerian school girls by Islamic extremists has swept the world and inspired outrage, as well as sympathy for the...

Nigerian Kidnapping Highlights Dangers Girls Worldwide Face In Going To School. Here's What You Can Do

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 05.08.2014 | Impact

The kidnapping of nearly 300 Nigerian students has sparked international outrage and has underscored the risks millions of girls across the globe face...

What To Know About Boko Haram's Ruthless Leader

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 05.11.2014 | World

The name Abubakar Shekau may sound unfamiliar to those who are new to Nigerian politics, but the head of Boko Haram has been a terrifying fixture in W...

All 20 Women Senators Urge Action Against Group That Kidnapped 300 Nigerian Girls

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 05.07.2014 | Politics

All 20 U.S. senators who are women sent a letter to President Barack Obama on Tuesday condemning Boko Haram, the Islamist organization that abducted s...