#Nigeria

  • 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

  • Article: 10 Books Students Around The World Are Reading
    Education

    10 Books Students Around The World Are Reading

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 9, 2017

    These are ten classic, and required, readings for students from Albania to Vietnam. Read more

  • Article: There's a New Hotline in Nigeria to Inspire, Advise, and Empower Young Girls
    Girls & Women

    There's a New Hotline in Nigeria to Inspire, Advise, and Empower Young Girls

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 2, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Thousands of Nigerian girls have already picked up the phone. Read more

  • Article: 40 Men Have Been Arrested in Nigeria for Homosexual Acts After A Police Raid on a Hotel
    Citizenship

    40 Men Have Been Arrested in Nigeria for Homosexual Acts After A Police Raid on a Hotel

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 31, 2017

    An LGBT activist says the men were receiving HIV testing at the hotel. Read more

  • Article: Nigeria Says It Has the Highest Number of Out-of-School Children in the World
    Education

    Nigeria Says It Has the Highest Number of Out-of-School Children in the World

    By Tess Sohngen|July 26, 2017

    10.5 million children do not attend school in Nigeria — most of them are girls. Read more

  • Article: Malala’s ‘Girl Power Trip’ Includes Meeting School Girls in Nigeria, Condemning Boko Haram
    Girls & Women

    Malala’s ‘Girl Power Trip’ Includes Meeting School Girls in Nigeria, Condemning Boko Haram

    By Meghan Werft|July 19, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Malala FTW. Read more