Chibok Schoolgirls: African footballers support #BringBackOurGirls campaign

The footballers joined millions of people around the world to seek the freedom of girls abducted in Chibok, Borno State.

Some African footballers have lent their voice to campaign to rescue the over 250 girls who were abducted in their school in Chibok, Borno State, on April 14

Amongst the footballers are Super Eagles Coach, Vincent Enyeama, who posted a picture with the hashtag #BringBackOurGirls on his Instagram page. The picture had the caption: “the only thing that makes me lose my smile is when i remember the hundreds of girls that were abducted and are still not rescued”.

Super Eagles forward, Ahmed Musa, also posted a #BringBackOurGirls picture on his Instagram page.

Nigerian –Togolese, Emmanuel Adebayor, on his Instagram page said “Over 200 girls have been missing in a school Nigeria it has to end now #bringbackourgirls”.

Brown Ideye and Obafemi Martins also joined the #BringBackOurGirls movement with pictures reflecting the campaign on their Instagram pages.


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