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Meanwhile, the Nigerian government has done little other than spread false stories that the girls were rescued. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan vowed to win the girls’ release, but hours later, police arrested two women who helped organize protests over the government’s seeming inaction. The two had just met with first lady Patience Jonathan, who accused them of fabricating the story of the abduction in order to embarrass her husband’s government. International embarrassment may be the only thing motivating President Jonathan, as Nigeria will host the The World Economic Forum on Africa, on May 13, 2014.
Demonstrations have been held throughout the world, including Georgia, Los Angeles, New York, London and Ottawa. CSPG’s featured poster promoted a rally in Georgia. Another powerful poster is designed simply as words printed on a lined yellow sheet of paper, as one might find in any elementary school:
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