#Nigeria

  • Article: Italy Laid to Rest the Bodies of 26 Nigerian Girls Found Dead at Sea
    Girls & Women

    Italy Laid to Rest the Bodies of 26 Nigerian Girls Found Dead at Sea

    Nov. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Autopsies confirmed the girls likely drowned, but they may have been en-route to being trafficked. Read more

  • Article: 26 Teenage Girls Were Found Dead in the Mediterranean Sea Prompting Investigation
    Girls & Women

    26 Teenage Girls Were Found Dead in the Mediterranean Sea Prompting Investigation

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 7, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Authorities are investigating the possibility of human trafficking and abuse. Read more

  • Article: The World Receives an 'F' for Global Education as Millions of Children Are Still Out of School
    Education

    The World Receives an 'F' for Global Education as Millions of Children Are Still Out of School

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 6, 2017

    Over the past decade, the number of school-aged children not in school has only fallen by 1.3%. 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

  • Article: Boko Haram Has Doubled Murders, Increased Suicide Bombings in Last 6 Months
    Citizenship

    Boko Haram Has Doubled Murders, Increased Suicide Bombings in Last 6 Months

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 5, 2017

    “Boko Haram is once again committing war crimes on a huge scale,” says Amnesty International. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Global Citizen of Canada Who Wants to Transform Teaching in Nigeria
    Education

    Meet the Global Citizen of Canada Who Wants to Transform Teaching in Nigeria

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 5, 2017

    Hakeem Subair plans to attract, train and encourage one million teachers in Sub-Saharan Africa. Read more

  • Article: Boko Haram Didn’t Plan to Kidnap the Chibok Girls in Nigeria, According to Secret Diaries
    Girls & Women

    Boko Haram Didn’t Plan to Kidnap the Chibok Girls in Nigeria, According to Secret Diaries

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The girls hid the diaries in their underwear and buried them underground to keep them a secret. Read more

  • Article: Report Reveals the Sick Reason Boko Haram Uses Young Girls as Suicide Bombers
    Girls & Women

    Report Reveals the Sick Reason Boko Haram Uses Young Girls as Suicide Bombers

    Aug. 14, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The Islamist jihadists use more women & girls in bombings than any other insurgency in history. Read more