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Chibok Schoolgirl Rescued From Boko Haram Meets With Nigerian President
The Chibok schoolgirl rescued from Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria this week was transported to the capital Abuja today, where she met privately with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian officials said. Nigerian troops along with a vigilante group found the young woman, who has been
1st Chibok Girl to Escape Boko Haram Is Feted in Nigeria
Aid workers and parents of the girls who were kidnapped from a school in 2014 lashed out at the Nigerian government and military Thursday for their handling of the first abducted teenager to escape from the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram
Nigerian Girl Kidnapped 2 Years Ago Is Found Alive
A teenager kidnapped by Boko Haram extremists over two years ago from a school in northeastern Nigeria has been found and was reunited with her mother _ the first of the Chibok girls to be recovered since the mass abduction
Nigerian Oil Output, Naira Fall Amid Attacks, Strike Threats
Militant attacks on oil installations and the threat of a nationwide strike is driving Nigeria's petroleum production and its naira currency to new lows
Nobel Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai: 'I Will Not Forget My Sisters'
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai today asked the people of the world to join her in demanding urgent action to free the more than 250 missing schoolgirls kidnapped by the terror group Boko Haram 10 months ago. "I will not forget my sisters," Malala wrote in a statement on the 300th day
Malala's Father Sends Open Letter to Parents of Girls Kidnapped by Boko Haram
Malala Yousafzai's father, Ziauddin, has written an open letter to the parents of the Nigerian schoolgirls abducted by terrorist group Boko Haram, saying he and his daughter will not give up the fight. Malala and her father have become international advocates for education, after she survived a
Boko Haram Attack Threatens 'Hundreds of Thousands'
Innocent civilians are said to be trapped as Boko Haram, the Islamist terror group, clashes with Nigerian forces near the major city of Maiduguri. According to activists and locals, gunmen attacked a nearby military base in the early morning hours on Sunday. They also targeted the nearby town of
Malala’s Mission Thriving 2 Years After Her Attack
Two years ago today, on Oct. 9, 2012, a masked gunman stepped onto a school bus in northwest Pakistan and shot Malala Yousafzai, then 15, in the head. The assassination attempt had been ordered by the Taliban because she had dared to speak out for the right of all girls to go to school. Malala, who
Malala's Mission: 'Bring Back Our Girls, Now and Alive'
The most famous schoolgirl in the world, Malala Yousafzai, is bringing worldwide attention to the plight of the more than 250 young girls kidnapped by terrorist group Boko Haram in Nigeria. Arriving in Abuja on her 17th birthday, Malala had a series of meetings Sunday with desperate parents and