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75,000 children in Nigeria could die from hunger over the next year

It was the missing schoolgirls who first made an obscure Nigerian Islamist group into a household name. More than 200 students were kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents in northern Borno state in April 2014. The #BringBackOurGirls campaign was born and soon mushroomed into an international cause. Celebrities and political figures like first lady Michelle Obama tweeted […]
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