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Women hold vigil for Chibok girls

22 July 2014, 10:41

Abuja - The National Council of Women Society (NCWS) on Monday began a three-day night vigil to pray for the release of Chibok schoolgirls abducted 100th days ago.

The vigil is holding at the Unity Fountain, near Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja.

The NCWS Chairperson, Nkechi Mba, said that Tuesday, July 22, would marked the 100th day that the schoolgirls were abducted.

The NCWS Administrative Secretary, Hanatu Lohor, also said that the three-day prayers would involve youths, market women association and other civil society organisations.

The leader of the Muslim women, Aisha Ringo, who is also the President of FCT Widows, said that they were all here to seek the face of God on the abducted Chibok girls.

The prayer Coordinator, Pastor Praise Elrol, said that only God could do something about the abducted schoolgirls.

 - NAN

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