martedì 9 maggio 2017

Chibok school girls could have been saved 'three years of suffering' says Nigerian Cardinal, after dozens are freed
The Tablet
(Rose Gamble) Following the release of 82 of the Chibok schoolgirls seized three years ago by Boko Haram, in exchange for detained suspects with the extremist group on 7 May, the head of the Catholic church in Nigeria has questioned why it has taken so long to negotiate their release, saying the women could have been saved 'three years of suffering'. "In all these years I was among those who insistently asked the government to do everything possible to free the girls,” Cardinal Onaiyekan, Archbishop of Abuja, told Fides news on 8 May. (...)