One Year Commemoration Activity

WEEK-LONG COMMEMORATION ACTIVITIES

GLOBAL WEEK OF ACTION #GWA IN COMMEMORATION OF THE ONE YEAR OF THE ABDUCTION OF OUR #CHIBOKGIRLS IN THEIR SCHOOL ON 14 APRIL 2014 THEME: #365 DaysOn #ChibokGirls #NeverToBeForgotten 8 -14 April 2015

BBOG NIGERIA, GLOBAL WEEK ACTIVITIES

DATE ACTIVITY
Day 1 of #GWA:
Wednesday 8 April
Commencement of the Global Week of Action, and media briefing
Unity Fountain, Abuja
4pm
Day 2 of #GWA:
Thursday 9 April
Walkathon + Red Ribbon
3pm – 5pm
April 10
Friday
Walkathon and tying the Red Ribbon
Unity Fountain to up Shehu Shagari Way, up to Force Headquarters and back
4pm
Day 3 of #GWA:
Friday 10 April
Jumat prayers at An Nur mosque, IBB Way Wuse II, Abuja. Also in mosques around Nigeria and the world.
2pm

Asr prayers and sermon
Unity Fountain, Abuja
3.45pm
Topic of sermon: "The role of girl child education in Islam"
Day 4 of #GWA:
Saturday 11 April
Tweetathon
On Twitter and other social networks

7 - 8pm
Day 5 of #GWA
Sunday 12 April
Special Sunday services in churches all across Nigeria and the world
Christian prayer service
Unity Fountain, Abuja
4pm
Day 6 of #GWA
Monday 13 April
One-year commemorative lecture
(Postponed till a later date) -POSTPONED

Silent protest
Unity Fountain, Abuja
4pm
Day 7 of #GWA
Tuesday 14 April
March by the #ChibokGirls Ambassadors (part of the Global Schoolgirl March)
Unity Fountain to the Federal Ministry of Education, Federal Secretariat, Abuja
10am

Special commemorative sit-out and unveiling the #ChibokGirls monument
4pm

Vigil and candlelight procession
Unity Fountain, Abuja
7pm

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