It all started like a nightmare that better not be reality, like a bad film that will soon finish and we will say it is a film afterall but to the amazement of all in Nigeria, the horror of Boko Haram is a reality. After the general election in 2011 that brought President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan to power. Bomb blast greeted all Nigerian the morning of the Independent Anniversary of that year (October 1st) And since then it has been bomb blast this place, bomb blast that place, churches, houses, parks were not excluded from the attack. Nigerians have always believe that the attacks were political and that sooner or later the politician will see sense and stop sacrificing the lives of the innocent to make political points. The last straw that broke the camel's back was the abduction of the over 200 girls in Chibok. It is the last thing we expected any right thinking person no matter what they are fighting for to do but to our surprise and the surprise of the whole world, Boko Haram did their worst. What were these evil men trying to prove? That education is not meant for girls? That girls should be used as exchange for the freedom of terrorist? Whatever are the intentions of these men for abducting over 200 girls is a sin again humanity. We are calling on the government of Nigeria and other countries that can help us bring back our girls safely to be reunited with their parent to intervene in this situation quickly. They have taken away the Nigeria leaders of tomorrow, the hope of our nation, the development of our nation and the Dignity of our nation Nigeria. Today Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife women and girls where I am presently working also join their voices with everyone globally to say #Bring back Our Girls. It was organized by the Center for Gender and Social Policy of the University. All we are saying: #Bring Back Our Girls! Bring Back our hope! Bring back our dignity! Stop the Beast of Boko Haram! Real men don't sell girls! As mothers we feel the pain and the anguish of the parents of these girls!!

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Hi Busayo the kednapping of the Nigerian girls is our preoccupations all in the world. But we are praying for those girls and those kidnippers will subit there sort on the comming days. Be blessed


I am with you all in your prayers. They are your girls, but they are also everyone's girls, and they matter to all of us. As you said, any of them could be a future world - changer, and we need lots more of those! ♥ #BringBackOurGirls

Amen, I will not stop praying until they #BringBackOurGirls . I saw a lovely Nigerian nun on the Colbert Report 2 nights ago, a strong and powerful woman who said "We must not stop shouting!" So I shout with you, too. Don't deny education to our girls! They are too precious to sell for ANY price! Love and respect to all women! Not one of you men would not be here if it were not for a woman, so get hold of your senses, cease your violence, thank your mother for your life and start loving women in a helpful way!

Dear Busayo,

Thank you for your recent news. Many of us continue to follow the news daily, and continue to find ways to keep the spotlight on the horror of Boko Haram, and to demand that the kidnappings, the deaths, the bombings not be accepted any more as unstoppable . The # movement has shown how widespread we are and how fast we can make a collective response. The pain and exasperation that we have not yet completely succeeded only fuel our determination. We are with you and will not let go.

With Love in Sisterhood,


Thank you Tam, I really appreciate your support and the support of all our sisters round the world. It has been so traumatic seen the death and the girls not back yet. Yesterday again there was another bomb blast in Jos Market, Plateau State, Nigeria. I know the market very well, It is a very busy market with wall round it. I am sure out of more than 200 casualty of yesterday, women would be about 150. It is so terrible but we are forging ahead because of all your support. Thank you again!

Love Busayo

Busayo ObisakinWomen inspiration Development center Ile-Ife, Nigeria