Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Student Speaks On Nigeria Kidnappings

Lots of attention has come to Nigeria after the kidnapping of hundreds of schoolgirls by the terror group Boko Haram. A local woman born in Nigeria wants people to know this is not the way it normally is in her native land.

Ejiro Elems came to Andrews University with her family in 2005.

She says it's okay for women to get an education in Nigeria. In fact, that's where she got her first college degree.

Elems says men are very respectful and protective of women in Nigeria, so she says the men involved in the kidnappings are not real Nigerians.

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