100 days after Chibok abduction: Women pray, urge Boko Haram to release girls

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Nigerian different hues, Tuesday gathered in hundreds at the Unity Fountain, Maitama, Abuja to pray for the release the approximately 200 school girls abducted by insurgents 100 days ago. The who cut across faith, ethnicity and geography cried unto God to melt the hardened hearts the and sponsors to release the girls who have been in captivity for 100 days. The girls were seized from Government Secondary School, Chibok, State since April 14, 2014. The prayers were said in accordance with Islamic and Christian faiths.

The who laid siege on the place since Monday night also prayed for God’s guidance and protection the Federal Government under Jonathan as they measures towards securing release of the girls and stamping out terrorism from Nigeria. [eap_ad_1]

Among those who spoke at the event on Tuesday were the National of Kasuwa da Kasuwa, Hajiya Halimatu B. Jumare; Mrs. Tonia Abara of National Council of Women Societies; the of Gender Support for Women Emancipation Development Development, Mrs Ann Frances Nosike and the founder, Lady Chy New World Order , Dr. Chy Oriaka. The women were also addressed by some Chibok indigenes from State.

Earlier on Monday night, the women had kept vigil at the Unity Fountain, praying passionately to God to intercede and redeem the abducted girls from the grip of captors. No one threatens Nigeria and goes away with it.
The women, mostly mothers who felt outraged at the non-release of the girls after 100 days prayed that “the Goliath of abduction and terrorism fall” while denouncing the terrorists and sponsors as enemies of the Nigerian nation.
There was lighting of the candle for the illumination of God to shine in every part of the country for the girls to be found and freed.
The gathering also prayed for the success of the administration of Jonathan, especially in the fight against terrorism. The rally is expected to climax (today) Wednesday, the 100th day since the alarming abduction of the girls.[eap_ad_4]