All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘school girls’

Abducted Nigerian School Girls: 100 Days Later

It’s been over 100 days since more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls were abducted. While some of them managed to escape, more than 200 are still in the custody of extremists. Little progress has been made in locating or rescuing the schoolgirls, but United Nations special envoy Gordon Brown has promised that the girls will not be forgotten and the UN …

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Boko Haram Sends Threatening Video

Abubakar Shekau is the leader of a group of Islamic extremists called Boko Haram, who are responsible for kidnapping dozens of Nigerian school girls. The girls were taken on several separate occasions by armed men who stormed the schools and villages, looking for the young girls. The parents of the girls are desperate for answers and most assume they will …

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