DON’T FORGET US, CHIBOK GIRLS CRIES OUT

 

A Chibok schoolgirl, who escaped from Boko Haram militants in Nigeria, has called on the international community not to forget those still in captivity.

Next month will mark the third anniversary of the abduction of more than 270 girls.

The militants are still holding about 195 of the young women.

In a BBC report, the pupil told an education conference in Dubai: “These girls are human beings, not something that we can forget about.”

The abduction of the schoolgirls in north-eastern Nigeria in April, 2014, by the Islamist militant group, caused a global outcry – and prompted campaigns about girls’ right to education, but almost three years later most of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls are still being held by kidnappers.
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