#Boko Haram

  • Article: Nigeria’s Army Just Rescued 1,000 Hostages From Boko Haram’s Grasp
    Girls & Women

    Nigeria’s Army Just Rescued 1,000 Hostages From Boko Haram’s Grasp

    By Daniele Selby|May 8, 2018

    The militant group has kidnapped thousands of girls and women in the last nine years. Read more

  • Article: 101 Nigerian Schoolgirls, Captured by Boko Haram, Were Freed After 1 Month in Captivity
    Education

    101 Nigerian Schoolgirls, Captured by Boko Haram, Were Freed After 1 Month in Captivity

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 21, 2018

    At least one girl remains in captivity. Read more

  • Article: More Than 90 Schoolgirls Were Kidnapped by Boko Haram in Nigeria This Week — And No One Knows If They’ve Been Rescued
    Education

    More Than 90 Schoolgirls Were Kidnapped by Boko Haram in Nigeria This Week — And No One Knows If They’ve ...

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 22, 2018

    “Why did they lie to us?” Read more

  • Article: Boko Haram Has Reportedly Abducted Over 90 Nigerian Schoolgirls
    Education

    Boko Haram Has Reportedly Abducted Over 90 Nigerian Schoolgirls

    Feb. 21, 2018|Voice of America

    Education Ministry officials have denied that the abductions occurred. Read more

  • Feature: These Photo of the Year Nominees Tell the Stories That Shape Our World
    FeatureCitizenship

    These Photo of the Year Nominees Tell the Stories That Shape Our World

    By Olivia Kestin  and  David Brand|Feb. 15, 2018

    The World Press Photo Foundation released the nominees for its prestigious annual prizes. Read more

  • Article: Starved and Beaten: The Cost of Refusing to Be a Boko Haram Bomber
    Girls & Women

    Starved and Beaten: The Cost of Refusing to Be a Boko Haram Bomber

    Dec. 4, 2017|News Deeply

    Since 2009, Boko Haram insurgents have kidnapped thousands of women and girls in Nigeria. Read more

  • Article: Here’s Why the Travel Ban Now Includes Chad
    Citizenship

    Here’s Why the Travel Ban Now Includes Chad

    By Gabriella Canal|Oct. 20, 2017

    For years, the African nation has been instrumental in regional counterterrorism. Read more

  • Article: Wonder Woman Has A New Superhero Companion in Nigerian-Inspired Marvel Character
    Girls & Women

    Wonder Woman Has A New Superhero Companion in Nigerian-Inspired Marvel Character

    Sept. 6, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The character stems from the abduction of 220 schoolgirls in Chibok in 2014 by Boko Haram. Read more