Its so painful to a lot of us that Leah Sharibu hasnt been released, so so painful!!!
Leah Sharibu is the only schoolgirl remaining in Boko Haram captivity after the Dapchi kidnappings, she was held back for refusing to convert to Islam after the Nigerian government negotiated and paid ransom for the release of the other school girls. Her whereabouts remain unknown despite promises by the federal government to get her released.
Today she is remembered cause she turns 16 today, On February 19, 2018, Boko Haram terrorist stormed the Government Girls Science and Technical College, Dapchi and carted away 110 school girls.
On 21 March 2018 after negotiating with terrorists, the Nigerian government announced the release of all but one of the kidnapped school girls; Leah was held back and not negotiated for on account of her faith.
She has been in Boko Haram captivity for 449 days.
Read statements from people today concerning Leah Sharibu:
If I was the president of The Federal Republic Of Nigeria, Leah Sharibu will have been rescued. I am secretly on a mission to free her, it’s has been rough and tough but it’s worth it and if I dont succeed, at least I tried but I hope to succeed.
I wish you’ll come home soon enough and reclaim your childhood and freedom.