#BringBackOurGirls: Watch The Emotional Homecoming Of 21 Chibok Girls

Photo via video footage of Chibok girls obtained by CNN.

This year has produced so much bad news, from several black men being brutally killed by police, the unrest that has come as a result, and bombings and terrorist attacks in several cities throughout the world.

The tide has turned, at least for now, after 21 of the kidnapped girls from Chibok, in Borno, Nigeria who sparked the #BringBackOurGirls movement were returned to their loved ones. More than 200 young women were stolen by Boko Haram, the Islamic extremist who have been terrorizing the northern region of Nigeria for years.  The return home of some of the captives is not only shocking, it’s also a rainbow in the world’s gloomy sky.  Watch the video below of their emotional homecoming!

Abi Ishola
Abi Ishola


Abi Ishola is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Beyond Classically Beautiful, the acclaimed photo series turned multimedia platform. On any given day, you can find her tucked away in a perfectly lit Brooklyn coffee shop working for several hours. Then she dashes off to pick up her daughter from daycare. Abi is also a TV Producer, a proud FIT Alum, Nigerian-American, and a soul searcher.

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