Boko Haram Nigerian schoolgirl abductions: Celebs urge action

A wide range of famous names — from entertainers like Amy Poehler and Wyclef Jean to world-renowned public figures Hillary Clinton and Malala Yousafzai — are calling for the return of more than 200 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls.

Malala Yousafzai

Education activist Malala Yousafzai is among the prominent world figures and celebrities who are raising awareness of the kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls on social media and calling for their rescue. (Twitter)

Boko Haram, an Islamic militant group behind mass killings, bombings and attacks in northern Nigeria, claimed responsibility for kidnapping the girls from the remote Chibok Government Girls Secondary School last month.

 

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