Day500 Global Week of Action

On the 14th of April 2014, 276 of our daughters, sisters, nieces and friends were abducted from their hostels, in Chibok, Borno State, Nigeria. 57 escaped but 219 remained in captivity since then. August 27th 2015, will mark the DAY 500 since their abduction and as usual, the Bring Back Our Girls Advocacy Group will be having a GLOBAL WEEK OF ACTION beginning on the 21st of this month.

#500DaysOn – August 2015

Bring Back Our Girls GLOBAL WEEK OF ACTION

DATE ACTIVITY VENUE TIME CITY
Friday, Aug 21st Asr Prayers Unity Fountain 3.30pm Abuja
Saturday, Aug 22nd #SpeakOutSaturday: Engaging the National Assembly (Mrs Remi Tinubu meeting recap) Marina 11 – 1 pm Lagos
Sunday, Aug 23rd Church Service Unity Fountain 3.00pm Abuja
Prayers for our #ChibokGirls Chapel of Christ the Light (Interdenominational), Alausa 10am Lagos
Special Prayers for our #ChibokGirls Churches worldwide Global
Monday, Aug 24th Meeting with UN Secretary-General Hilton Hotel 6.30pm Abuja
Tuesday, Aug 25th Meeting with Chief of Defense Staff

HAS BEEN POSTPONED, A NEW DATE WILL BE COMMUNICATED SOON

Defence HQ 12.00pm Abuja
Wednesday, Aug 26th Meeting with National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)

HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR 2nd SEPTEMBER 2015

NHRC HQ 12.00pm Abuja
Thursday, Aug 27th Day 500 March to Alausa Allen Roundabout 9 am Lagos
Interfaith Service & Silent Procession to Nigeria House at 44th Street & 2nd Avenue Church Center for the United Nations, Tillman Chapel, 777 United Nations Plaza (corner of 1st Avenue & 44th Street) 12 noon New York City, NY
#ChibokGirlsAmbassadors March Unity Fountain 3.00pm Abuja
Candle Light Procession Unity Fountain 6.00pm Abuja
Interfaith Prayer and Candle Light Vigil Freedom Park 6.00 pm Osogbo
Interfaith Prayer and Candle Light Vigil Jos 7.00 pm Jos
Friday, Aug 28th Special Prayers for our #ChibokGirls Mosques worldwide Global
Saturday, Aug 29th #SpeakOutSaturday with National Assembly members – Jide Jimoh (Yaba Constituency & Yakubu Balogun (Lagos Island) Marina 11 – 1pm Lagos

Keep it a date as we hold tightly to our demand for the safe return of our Chibok girls!

Join a meeting in your city:

  • Abuja: Unity Fountain, Daily, 4:30-6pm
  • Lagos: Marina, Saturdays, 11am-2pm
  • Osogbo: Freedom Park, Sundays, 5pm

 

In whatever city, country you are, do something unique on each of these days, to remember our 219 Chibok Girls who are in captivity.

In your engagements, please maintain these hashtags and promote them on your social networks: #ChibokGirls #NeverToBeForgotten #BringBackOurGirls

Let’s do what we can to save their lives.

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