Africa Behind Nigeria's 'Bring Back Our Girls': Can we allow sex slaves in 2014? (+video)

INTERVIEW: Jibrin Ibrahim is a founder of the #bringbackourgirls campaign, and says the shocking boldness of Boko Haram's kidnapping of 300 girls spurred him and others to action.

By , Correspondent

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When Jibrin Ibrahim helped start the Nigeria-based hashtag movement "Bring Back Our Girls" in late April, he had no idea it would leap Africa's borders to become a global icon, gaining the attention of, among others, US first lady Michelle Obama.