Don’t forget us, says Chibok schoolgirl as third year of captivity approaches

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A Chibok schoolgirl who escaped from Boko Haram militants in Nigeria has called on the international community not to forget those still in captivity.

Next month will mark the third anniversary of the abduction of more than 270 girls.

The militants are still holding about 195 of the young women.

The pupil, speaking under a pseudonym, told an education conference in Dubai: "These girls are human beings, not something that we can forget about."

The abduction of the schoolgirls in north-eastern Nigeria in April 2014 by the Islamist…

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