The man who rescued 500 Nigerian schoolgirls from Boko Haram

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He’s a Hero👍

Children in Conflict Countries

As my posts last week were a bit morbid, I thought I would bring a more positive light to my topic of today. A civil rights worker in a town in Nigeria rescued about 500 schoolgirls from being attacked and kidnapped by the Boko Haram. This organization affiliated itself with ISIS and has a self-declared caliphate across Nigeria. Their name translates to, “Western Education in Forbidden”. Usually, when they enter a city, they take all of the young girls and use them for laundering weapons, cooks, or as sex slaves. I G Wala saved 500 girls from this fate, which is an astonishingly heroic act.

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The acts of Boko Haram have been going on for over a year, and they frequently attack children. Last February, they attacked a Federal Government College of Buni Yadi and killed 59 boys attending the school. A month ago, they attacked another school…

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