As Africa Top Success announced it earlier, voices are raised for the release of school girls taken hostage by Boko Haram group. After Barack Obama and Magic System group of Ivory Coast, it is now the turn of the Beninese star Angelique Kidjo and Michelle Obama, the first lady of ths USA.
« Bring back our girls », is the sentence used on the web to claim the release of the girls whom, according to Nigerian local press, will be given in forced marriage. Nigerian government promised to do its best for the release of the 234 girls. An amount of 300.000USD as reward is promised to any person who would give information helping to find the school girls.
As reminder, eleven other girls were kidnapped on Sunday in villages situated near the hiding places of the activists in a close forest.
Boko Haram, or « People committed to promotion of education of prophet Mahomet and jihad », is a terrorist organization in Nigeria frequently qualified as sect. Founded by Mohamed Yusuf in 2002, the organization has for objective to make strictly enforce charî’ a in all the country.Original text by: Roger ADZAFO