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The Forgotten Girls of Nigeria

Tuesday marked the 100th day since the terrorist group Boko Haram kidnapped approximately 200 schoolgirls from their school in Nigeria. Deborah Sanya, an eighteen-year-old who managed to escape the kidnappers described her ordeal to the… 576 more words

2014 Ramadan Prayer

Contract by Nigerian Govt. & LEVICK on missing Chibok Schoolgirls : Download PDF

Some weeks ago, the Nigerian government hired a Washington-based Public Relation firms, LEVICK Communications Trust, to execute three key image laundering activities.

Primarily, LEVICK would provide the Goodluck Jonathan led administration with counsel on how to change local and international media narrative about Nigerian government’s failure to find and rescue the missing Chibok Schoolgirls, kidnapped by Boko Haram from their hostels in Government Secondary School, Chibok, in April. 138 more words

Hashtag Activism

On April 14th 2014, more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls were abducted in Chibok, Nigeria by Boko Haram Islam militants. The girls were taken from their dormitory around midnight by gunmen and the school was set ablaze after. 392 more words

A dodgy sailor?

And back to my story…

So here we are with Norah in the summer of 1941 as she enjoys increasingly romantic exchanges with her penpal, Sailor Jim. 989 more words


Malala celebrates 17th birthday in Nigeria: ‘Bring Back Our Girls'

ABUJA (AP): Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai is celebrating her 17th birthday in Nigeria with promises to work for the release of some 219 schoolgirls who have been held by extremists for three months. 374 more words


Selling sexy snuffboxes to schoolgirls, 1816

Union Hall: J. Price was brought up by Mr Byers, Inspector of Licenses, charged with hawking goods, not having a licence.

Mr Byers stated, that being at Richmond on Wednesday last, he observed the defendant going from house to house, selling twine and snuffboxes.

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