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Interviews

Producers Of HBO’s ‘Stolen Daughters: Kidnapped By Boko Haram’ Talk Us Through Their Filming Process

Producers Of HBO’s ‘Stolen Daughters: Kidnapped By Boko Haram’ Talk Us Through Their Filming Process

It was one of the biggest news stories of 2014 with a viral hashtag that carried the story around the world on social media. When 276 Nigerian school girls were […]

Politics, Working Women

Nigerian Non-Profit Uses Education To Transform The Lives Of Girls Who Escaped Boko Haram

Nigerian Non-Profit Uses Education To Transform The Lives Of Girls Who Escaped Boko Haram

Boko Haram stole the headlines when it kidnapped hundreds of girls in 2014, but beyond the headlines lies an even larger threat to Africa’s largest country. Tens of thousands of […]

Boys We Like, Politics

President Goodluck Jonathan Focused On Female Empowerment In Nigerian Gov’t

President Goodluck Jonathan Focused On Female Empowerment In Nigerian Gov’t

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan is on a mission to promote female empowerment and leadership within his government. After meeting Malala Yousafzau in July 2014, he made a statement that he […]

Interviews

The Girl Who Escaped Boko Haram And Lived To Tell Her Story

The Girl Who Escaped Boko Haram And Lived To Tell Her Story

In April 2014 the news of nearly 300 schoolgirls being kidnapped from Chibok elementary school in Nigeria shocked the world. The Islamic extremist group Boko Haram were found to be […]

Politics

60 Women & Girls Escape The Clutches Of Boko Haram In Nigeria

60 Women & Girls Escape The Clutches Of Boko Haram In Nigeria

After the news of nearly 300 Nigerian school girls being kidnapped by Islamist extremist group Boko Haram in April, another report surfaced in June stating even more people had been […]

Causes, Politics

Celebs Star In Video Promoting Girls Education In Wake Of Nigerian Kidnapping

Celebs Star In Video Promoting Girls Education In Wake Of Nigerian Kidnapping

“Around the world 62 million girls are not in school.” That’s the first fact you read when you click on the Let Girls Learn website. That is cause enough to […]

Editors Blog

The War On Women: Feminist Fantasy Or World War III?

The War On Women: Feminist Fantasy Or World War III?

The Santa Barbara shooting. The Christian Sudanese woman sentenced to death for her belief. The two Indian girls brutally raped and hanged. The Pregnant Pakistani girl killed by her own […]

Editors Blog

Why Is An Educated Nigerian Girl Such A Threat To Extremists & Terrorists?

Why Is An Educated Nigerian Girl Such A Threat To Extremists & Terrorists?

This is a question which has been swirling in my head almost a month after the nearly 300 Nigerian girls were kidnapped by Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram. Everyday citizens […]

Editors Blog, Politics

Over 200 Nigerian Girls Were Kidnapped…So Where’s All The Media Coverage?

Over 200 Nigerian Girls Were Kidnapped…So Where’s All The Media Coverage?

It makes me sad to think we live in a world where over 200 girls (Associated Press puts the official number at 276 girls) are kidnapped from school all at […]