#BringBackOurGirls

05.14.14

Nigeria: The Crisis Continues

Katie Couric leads a discussion, asking why hasn't more been done to find the girls and what took so long?

#BringBackOurGirls. Social media has focused attention on the nearly 300 Nigerian school girls abducted  by Boko Haram militants.  Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric led an in-depth and wide-ranging discussion on the crisis, including: why hasn't more been done to find the girls and why did it take so long for the Nigerian government and others to take action? Joining her were  Nigerian Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala; Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof;  human rights activist Hafsat Abiola; and filmmaker and activist Ramaa Mosley, who has played an integral role in spreading #BringBackOurGirls around the world.