Holistic healing for terror victims in Nigeria

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Holistic healing for terror victims in Nigeria PUBLISHED ON 10 NOVEMBER, 2016 BY LYNDSEY KOH Nigeria (MNN) — It’s no secret that Nigerian Christians are a major target of Boko Haram’s terrorism. But the militant Muslim group’s attacks and murders leave more than physical scars. We recently spoke with Ray and […]

Boko Haram attacks village near Chibok 

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PUBLISHED BY Lyndsey Koh Nigeria (MNN) — It’s been over two years since nearly 300 Nigerian Chibok school girls were abducted by Boko Haram fighters. Now on Saturday, the extreme Islamic faction attacked another village just 12 miles (20 kilometers) away from Chibok, rubbing salt in an old wound. They […]

​BringBackOurGirls Says Buhari No Longer Has Excuse Not to Rescue Chibok Girls

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ICC Note: Following the release of the video from Boko Haram featuring the abducted Chibok girls, the BringBackOurGirsl (BBOG) movement has spoken out to Nigerian President Buhari saying that he no longer has any excuse to not rescue these girls still in captivity.  While the government has claimed that they […]

Families of School girls Abducted by Boko Haram Struggling for Survival

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ICC Note: Boko Haram abducted 279 young girls from a government school in Chibok, Nigeria in April 2014 and now nearly two years later, with more than 200 still missing, the girls’ parents and families are struggling to survive. Chibok Local Government Area (LGA – Nigeria’s equivalent to counties), located […]

Our Girls Can Be Found, Chibok Community Says

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ICC Note: The parents of more than 200 girls still missing from Chibok, Nigeria after their April 2014 abduction are holding out hope that their daughters are alive and could be rescued. The group says hope rests in the knowledge that the girls remain alive, as far as reports have […]

Editorial: The ‘Lost’ Chibok Girls

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ICC Note: More than 600 days after Boko Haram abducted nearly 300 mostly Christian girls in April 2014, the majority remain missing with little hope that they will ever be returned. In all likelihood, they have faced all manner or tortures and persecutions, probably being sold into sexual slavery as […]

Boko Haram Under Pressure as Nigeria Forges New Military Alliance

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ICC Note: New details are emerging about the Nigerian government’s alliance with neighboring African countries to create a joint military force to combat Boko Haram.  Newly elected Nigerian president Buhari seems intent on following through with his campaign promise of driving out Boko Haram from Nigeria. Although questions linger about […]

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Mitchell Obama (Credit: Google) I woke up on the 15th of April,2014 to receive the news of the… Mitchell Obama (Credit: Google) I woke up on the 15th of April,2014 to receive the news of the abducted Chibok girls a day before. I was shocked to the marrow about the […]