- Posted May 8, 2014 by
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NafisaM told us she is from Kano State, Nigeria, which is about 5,000 kilometers from Borno State where the girls were kidnapped. She said she could have easily been one of the girls "as Boko Haram has attacked Kano State also before."
"The message [of the rally] was to show the kidnapped girls and Nigerians that they are not alone in this unfortunate event. Prayers were also made towards the safe return of the girls."
- Verybecoming, CNN iReport producer
A group of Southern California residents gathered on Sunday, May 4th, in Manhattan Beach to show support and raise awareness to the #Bringbackourgirls campaign.