#BringBackOurGirls is growing international campaign for Nigeria women caught in insurgent’s war
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@BringGirlsBack: 2000+ Twitter followers in a few days, thanks to a large extent to a big boost from Lauren Laverne, a UK media celebrity. Today, we are organising events in 6 countries (Nigeria, UK, USA, Canada, South Africa, France)
Making noise, one way or another, is just about the only weapon in our arsenal. Politicians won’t move forward unless we show that masses of people demand them to. We worry for the 234 abducted schoolgirls in north Nigeria.
Continent-wide fame of prize-winning Nigerian poet and social critic Tade Ipadeola is result of career and work steeped in most vital questions of modern life in fast changing Africa
All eyes on approaching national vote as newly united Nigeria opposition offer new plan as change
Ruling Party and diminishing Nigeria President Goodluck suffer latest in series of defections
Top level Nigeria ruling party defections have continued for months with opposition gaining steam
Reinvigorated African democracy is vital to making the rise of Africa become the story of the 21st century
Nigeria Celebrates 100 Years: Take a look at 100 interesting facts about Africa’s giant Nigeria as the country celebrates 100 years region formally united as the Colony and Protectorate of Nigeria
Nation has seen mass political defection from ruling party embolden the strengthening Nigeria opposition ahead of elections