PHOTONEWS: BBOG members protest in Lagos

Members of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group on Thursday embarked on a protest over the remaining schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram 3 years ago and are yet to be released. The protesters were seen marching on the streets of Lagos towards Governor Ambode’s office. It was gathered that police officers barricaded the roads,…

Remain in UK, Osinbajo doing well – BBOG Aisha Yesufu tells Buhari

The co-convener of the Bring Back Our Girls, BBOG, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to remain in the United Kingdom, UK as Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo was doing well. The activist, who had recently called on the president to resign,  said the best Buhari could do as President was ‘to assign the best people to…

Chibok girls: How soon will they return? – BBOG asks Govt

The Bring Back-Our Girls, BBOG, has reacted to the much publicized telephone conversation between the United States President, Donald Trump and President Muhammdu Buhari. On Monday, Trump reportedly spoke with Buhari who is currently in the UK on medical vacation and there have been calls from some quarters for proof of the conversation to be…

Chibok girls: Give update on negotiation with Boko Haram – BBOG tells FG

The BringBackOurGirls group (BBOG) group has challenged the federal government to inform Nigerians the true state of the ongoing talks with Boko Haram over Chibok girls. The group said it won’t stop demanding the girls’ freedom until all remaining 195 are rescued. Recall that Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, recently explained why more girls are…

Stick to advocacy, stop attacking Buhari, Lai tells #BBOG

The Federal Government has called on the Bring Back Our Girls Group (#BBOG) to ensure that in its quest to secure the release of the Chibok girls, it sticks to the role of advocacy and not on attacks on President Muhammadu Buhari like an opposition party. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed,…

Stop acting like opposition – Nigerian government carpets BBOG

Nigerian Government has urged the Bring Back Our Girls Group, BBOG, to see government as a partner rather than an adversary in the group’s quest to secure the release of the Chibok girls. Recall that convener of the Bring Back Our Girls, BBOG group, Oby Ezekwesili, had lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari over the accidental bombing…

Ministers, BBOG search for missing Chibok Girls in Sambisa

Ministers of Defence and Information and Culture during the flight over Sambisa forest The Ministers of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali and the convener of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group, Mrs Obiageli Ezekwesili on Monday participated in a search sorties for missing Chibok girls in Sambisa. Another member of…

#BBOG joins others in search for Chibok girls in Sambisa

The Convener of BringBackOurGirls, #BBOG, Oby Ezekwesili and other members of the campaign group on Monday honoured the Federal Government’s invitation of a guided tour to Sambisa Forest to search for the kidnapped Chibok Girls.     RipplesNigeria ….without borders, without fears The post #BBOG joins others in search for Chibok girls in Sambisa appeared…

Chibok girls: FG, BBOG trade words over Sambisa trip invitation

The Federal Government has extended an invitation to members of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group, for a trip to Sambisa Forest, in search of the missing Chibok girls. This was conveyed in a letter signed by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed and addressed to the convener of the group,…

SAMBISA TOUR: Sorry we can’t meet your conditions, FG replies #BBOG

The conditions the Bring Back Our Girls Group (BBOG) gave for it to join in the one day tour of Sambisa Forest, has been turned down by the Federal Government. The government had in a letter dated January 11 and signed by Information Minister, Lai Mohammed, asked Oby Ezekwesili, one the co-ordinators of the group,…

BBOG CoConvener Dares Buhari, Seeks tour to Sambisa Forest, Camp Zero

We write to thank you and acknowledge your letter on the above subject, dated January 11, 2017 which we received by email transmission yesterday, January 12, 2017. We had an emergency meeting of our Movement to discuss your invitation to embark on a “guided tour” of the Nigerian Air Force Command (Yola) and Sambisa Forest…

FG invites #BBOG to Sambisa, group gives conditions

In what seems a move to show what it has done in the fight against terrorism, the Federal government has invited the #BBOG to join in a tour to the Sambisa Forest. The vast forest area used to be the operational headquarters of the Boko Haram Terrorist group, until the Nigerian military dislodged the sect…

Southern Kaduna Crisis: BBOG challenges Buhari to personally visit area

The BringBackOurGirls, BBOG, has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to personally visit Southern Kaduna and access the level of wanton killings allegedly perpetrated by Fulani herdsmen. BBOG said the President’s visit to the volatile area will help pave way for and ensure quick stability in the area. The coalition group made the call in a statement…

Chibok girls: Rival group emerges, blasts BBOG, Ezekwesili

A rival group to the BringBackOurGirls (BBOG) group has emerged. Under the name ‘WithBuhariWeStand’, the group led by Comrade Idris King, marched to the Army Headquarters, Abuja on Tuesday. King said: “What they – BBOG came out initially to do was good but by the manner in which they are going about it now, they…

1000 days: My heart breaks for Chibok girls’ families – Malala

Malala Yousafzai As majority of the abducted Chibok girls mark 1,000 days under captivity, on Sunday, Malala Yousafzai, girls’ education activist and co-founder of the Malala Fund, says her “heart breaks for the families who long for their precious daughters”. “1,000 days ago the Chibok girls were taken from their school and kidnapped by Boko…

Another Chibok schoolgirl discovered among escapees from Boko Haram

The Nigerian Army on Saturday said it discovered one of the Chibok schoolgirls, Maryam Ali Maiyanga, among escapees from Boko Haram terrorist group hideout in Sambisa forest. Colonel Sabi Usman, Acting Director Army Public Relations, stated this in a statement released on Saturday, adding that the girl was discovered carrying a 10-month-old son, named Ali….

The release of 21 Chibok Girls: Considering both sides of the coin

With the denials coming from the Red Cross Society and that organisation didn’t have a say in the negotiation deal between Nigerian Government and Boko Haram in the release of the 21 of the abducted Chibok School Girls, the hitherto insinuation that there are more to the abduction of the girls have started to unveil. …

BBOG, Buhari’s daughter ‘fight’ over Chibok girls franchise

The excitement that took over Nigerians immediately after the release of 21 out of 218 girls abducted from Government Secondary School, Chibok, has pitched the Bring Back Our Girls, BBOG advocacy group against a daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari, Hajiya Hadiza Bello-Buhari. The bone of contention between the BBOG, which has been in the forefront…

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Chibok girls: Oby Ezekwesili warns Buhari’s daughter, Hadiza, against associating BBOG with fund-raiser group

The leader of the Bring Back Our Girls, BBOG, group and former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, has again reacted to the controversy surrounding a fund-raising event organized by the President of Africa Support and Empowerment Initiative, AFRISEI, Hadiza Buhari-Bello, who is President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter. The event tagged: ‘Official Inauguration and Signing of Memorandum…

Chibok girls: Buhari’s daughter, Hadiza Buhari-Bello, dismisses allegations by BBOG

The Africa Support and Empowerment Initiative, AFRISEI, has dismissed the allegations raised by the Bring Back Our Girls, BBOG, group, after the advocacy group dissociated itself from a fund-raising event organized by the President of AFRISEI, Hadiza Buhari-Bello, who is President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter. The event tagged: ‘Official Inauguration and Signing of Memorandum of Understanding…

Buhari’s Daughter Rejects BBOG’S Allegations

Hajiya Hadiza Buhari Bello rejects allegations of franchise infringement by the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group …Says We Don’t Need Your Permission To Support Charitable Causes The Africa Support and Empowerment Initiative (AFRISEI) has rejected allegations of franchise infringement by the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group, led by former Education Minister, Dr. Oby…

#BringBackOurGirls Commends UNFPA Over Released Girls’ Rehabilitation

The #BringBackOurGirls group has commended the United Nations Population Fund over its offer to provide psychosocial support for some 21 Chibok schoolgirls released by Boko Haram after two years in captivity. Speaking during the sit-out of the group yesterday, one of its members, Dr Manessah Allen, stated that the girls have passed through a lot…

BBOG disowns fund-raising by Buhari’s daughter, peace corps

The #BringBackOurGirls coalition, has disowned a fund-raising organised in its name by President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter, Hadiza and a group, the Peace Corps of Nigeria, on Monday in Abuja. The BBOG urged the public to disregard attempts at linking it to “this highly suspicious event.” A non-governmental organisation, run by Hadiza, Africa Support and Empowerment…

BBOG disowns group raising fund for Chibok girls

The #BringBackOurGirls coalition, has distanced itself from a fund-raising organised in its name by President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter, Hadiza and a group, the Peace Corps of Nigeria, on Monday in Abuja. The BBOG, therefore, asked the public to disregard attempts at linking it to “this highly suspicious event.” A non-governmental organisation, run by Hadiza, Africa…

BBOG commends FG over 21 Chibok girls release

Kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls The Bring Back our Girls (BBOG) group has commended the efforts of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigerian Military in securing the release of 21 abducted Chibok girls. Mrs Oby Ezekwesili, the Convener of BBOG, on Thursday expressed the group’s gratitude on her Twitter handle from London. Ezekwesili said the group was…

Presidency Confirms Release Of 21 Chibok Girls, BBOG Yet To Confirm

According to SaharaReporters, 21 of the over 200 kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls by Boko Haram have been released. The report stated that the girls were picked up by military helicopter from Banki area of Borno state where Boko Haram militants dropped them off in the early hours of Thursday. The girls’ release has been confirmed by…

FG absolves itself, says middle men frustrated rescue of Chibok girls

After what appeared like foot dragging, the Federal Government, Friday, said it has launch a fresh move to get the abducted students of Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State, released. The government also pointed accusing fingers at middle men, who it accused of exploiting its rescue effort for money. The government disclosed this at a…

BBOG gives Buhari three options for rescuing Chibok girls

Members of the Bring Back Our Girls, BBOG campaign group have given the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari three options to rescue the 218 girls kidnapped by Boko Haram from a secondary school in Chibok, Borno State on April 14, 2014. In a letter to the president ahead of the opening of the United Nations…

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Europe is Selling Killer Fuel to Nigeria, and West Africa Swiss traders dump dirty fuel in West Africa, causing health hazards, report says After 264 billion, Nigeria’s refineries still dead Avengers have only stopped bombing temporarily. It doesn’t mean they are tired of bombing – Niger Delta Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio.   From…

Europe is Selling Killer Fuel to Nigeria, and West Africa. Swiss traders dump dirty fuel in West Africa, causing health hazards, report says. After 264 billion, Nigeria’s refineries still dead. Avengers have only stopped bombing temporarily. It doesn’t mean they are tired of bombing – Niger Delta.

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PHOTONEWS: BBOG members protest in US

Members of the #BringBackOurGirls, BBOG, advocacy group in the United States, U.S, on Wednesday embarked on a protest in demand for the release of the missing Chibok school girls. The protest was held in front of the Nigeria House as they held placards reminding President Muhammadu Buhari of the girls still held captive by the…

BBOG wants IG of Police punished for calling them ‘security threat’

The BringBackOurGirls, BBOG, advocacy yesterday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to take disciplinary action against the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, and two officers for violating their individual and collective rights. BBOG said the IGP of falsely declared them as a “security threat” that “must not trample on other peoples’ rights through over-dramatisation of emotions,…

BBOG to ‘ambush’ Buhari at UN meeting in New York

The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group is set to protest at the United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York City. BBOG, alongside its international friends, plans to confront President Muhammadu Buhari with a letter reminding him of the Chibok girls in captivity and demanding their release. A notice it sent to its supporters…

BBOG Group Demands Apology From Inspector General Of Police

The #BringBackOurGirls group has demanded an apology from the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, over police’s attempt to stop the group’s protest march to the presidential villa on Tuesday. A leader of the group, Oby Ezekwesili, said, Saturday, on Twitter, “The Inspector General of Police owes a big apology to us #BBOG and the…

Police denies banning public protests but…

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris, has said the Nigerian Police has not banned public protests and processions any where in the country. The IGP, in a statement signed by the Force Public Relation Officer, Don Awunah, however said it would not allow protests or procession on public hghways and roads that would disrupt…

Your campaign is mere drama and political, Shettima blasts BBOG

The Bring Back Our Girls, BBOG, advocacy group has come under another scathing attack over the genuineness of their campaign for the freedom of the abducted students of Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State. This time, the governor of Borno State, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, on Friday, in Maiduguri, described the campaign by the group as…

Christian women says ‘Chibok girls’ is a scam

The Women’s Wing of the Christian Council of Nigeria (WOWICCN), has said that the Chibok girls issue is a scam, and that no such students were ever kidnapped from that school in Borno state. This was the position of the National President of the group, Rev. Mrs Omatsola Williams on Friday in Abuja, during an…

Ezekwesili replies IGP, go get proper education on democracy

A leader of the Bring Back Our Girls (#BBOG) group, Oby Ezekwesili, has asked the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to try and get proper education on what democracy is. Ezekwesili, who has been championing the call for the Nigerian Federal Government to bring back the missing Chibok girls, stated this in reply…

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You’re wrong, Soyinka faults IGP on BBOG protests

The statement credited to the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, that the street protests being embarked upon by Bring Back Our Girls, BBOG, advocacy group is a threat to public peace and order, has been faulted by Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka. Soyinka, who  spoke on Thursday in Lagos at a symposium, also warned…

Activities of BBOG group becoming threat to public peace, order – IG of Police

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, has expressed worries over recent activities of advocacy group, Bring Back Our Girls,BBOG, noting that they are becoming a threat to public peace and order. The IG’s comment follows the recent standoff the Oby Ezekwesili-led group had with security operatives during their March to the presidential villa in…

#BBOG protesters bulldoze police wall, clash with Buhari supporters

After being stopped on two previous attempts by the police, the #Bring Back Our Girls (#BBOG), on Tuesday broke through security checks in its protest march, for the release of Chibok girls. The group this time made its way through, after police walls and some supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari tried hard to stop it,…

Buhari’s supporters block BBOG protesters, say President is a man of peace

Some supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday clashed with members of the BringBackOurGirls, BBOG, advocacy group, as the campaigners made way to the presidential villa. The BBOG group is campaigning for the release of the over 200 missing Chibok schoolgirls abducted in April 2014 by extremist sect, Boko Haram. After a recent video of…

BBOG plans protest March in Abuja

Concerned by what they perceive as ‘benumbing apathy’ to the cause of rescuing Chibok girls, members of the “Bring Back Our Girls” advocacy movement are now planning a mega protest march in Abuja. According to leaders of the group, Mrs. Obi Ezekwesili, Hajia Aisha Yusuf and Dr. Emman Shehu, a peaceful protest march will take…

BBOG plans protest March in Abuja

    Concerned by what they perceive as ‘benumbing apathy’ to the cause of rescuing Chibok girls, members of the “Bring Back Our Girls” advocacy movement are now planning a mega protest march in Abuja. According to leaders of the group, Mrs. Obi Ezekwesili, Hajia Aisha Yusuf and Dr. Emman Shehu, a peaceful protest march…

Why we denied #BBOG access to Aso Rock – IGP

The BBOG group had made several attempts to enter the Presidential Villa, Abuja to press the Federal Government for the release of the over 200 Chibok girls who were abducted in April 2014 by members of Boko Haram The post Why we denied #BBOG access to Aso Rock – IGP appeared first on The Eagle…