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TEN FACTS ABOUT BOKO HARAM AND NIGERIA’S ABDUCTED SCHOOLGIRLS

ABUJA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – One month ago, 110 schoolgirls were kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram militants in the Nigerian town of Dapchi, raising echoes of the infamous abduction of

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WOMEN AND LEGAL AID GROUP WANTS AFRICAN UNION COMMISSION TO INVESTIGATE THE ABDUCTION

A legal and advocacy rights group, Women and Legal Aid, WELA, on Tuesday called on the African Committee on Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child, ACERWC, to

NIGERIAN SECURITY FORCES FAILED TO ACT ON WARNINGS ABOUT BOKO HARAM ATTACK HOURS BEFORE ABDUCTION OF SCHOOLGIRLS

Nigerian security forces failed to act on advance warnings that a convoy of Boko Haram fighters was heading towards a town where they abducted 110 schoolgirls last month, an investigation

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PRESIDENT BUHARI SAYS NO REST UNTIL LAST KIDNAPPED GIRL RELEASED

DAMATURU, Nigeria – Nigeria will not rest until the last girl kidnapped by Islamist militants has been released, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Wednesday. Buhari was speaking on a visit