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Bring back our girls - Nigerians appeal for help


Bring back our girls - Nigerians appeal for help


Pressure brought by Nigerians living in the United States finally had an effect. The abduction of schoolgirls by terrorists in Nigeria left no one indifferent. Spanish TVE

The US was the first country to offer Nigeria its help in finding the missing girls. The brutality of the act struck a chord well beyond the borders of Africa’s most populous, biggest economy. Italian RAI 2

In Chibok, the village where the girls were taken, their mothers are inconsolable, pleading with the authorities to do more than they have been doing to save them. Portuguese RTP

Many said a burden of responsibility rests with Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan to return the girls to safety. Following offers of help from the US, UK and France, China stepped in, France 3

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