The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group is set to protest at the United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York City.
BBOG, alongside its international friends, plans to confront President Muhammadu Buhari with a letter reminding him of the Chibok girls in captivity and demanding their release.
A notice it sent to its supporters and journalists reads: “On Tuesday, September 13, 2016, the United Nations General Assembly commences in New York. World leaders, including Nigeria’s President Buhari, will be there to discuss various issues plaguing our world, including the global refugee crisis.
“If you are in New York, please join global citizens, as we stand in solidarity with 218#ChibokGirls and thousands more still in Boko Haram captivity on Wednesday, September 14, at 3 p.m., to deliver a letter to President Buhari, to remind him of his campaign promise to #BringBackOurGirls, who have now been in captivity for 882 days.
“Join us as we remind the United Nations and the world that the #ChibokGirls are never to be forgotten. #HopeEndures. Gathering Time: 3 p.m., Location: 828 Second Avenue (2nd and 44th), New York, New York 10017, PLEASE, WEAR RED!”