Schoolgirls still in the hands of Boko Haram

Article published in Fria Tidningen
27 March 2015
By Armsfree Onomo

Nigeria. For many,  Boko Haram became known through the mass kidnapping of 200 schoolgirls last year. The campaign Bring Back Our Girls gathered a lot of attention, but after a year the girls still haven’t been returned.

Every day Aisha Yesufu and thirty other women gather in the Unity Fountain Park in the capital of Abuja for a two hour long demonstration. They run Bring Back Our Girls, which for almost a year has fought for the return of the girls.

Initially, the campaign had great support and many celebrities and people in high positions got involved.
“But they’ve moved on now”, says Aisha, crassly.

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