BBC journalist slams Lai Mohammed for attending golf event, while Dapchi school girls are still missing

Stephanie Hegarty, the BBC journalist who was in the news recently after she claimed some parents of the missing Dapchi School girls have been arrested, for stoning Yobe State Governor, Ibrahim Geidam’s convoy, has slammed Nigeria’s Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, for attending the 2018 West African Golf Tour which held at the IBB International Golf and Country Club in Abuja yesterday.

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According to her, the Dapchi school girls are still missing, but the Nigerian Minister found it convenient to attend a golf event. The BBC Journalist’s tweet read;

Ten days after the Dapchi attack and 110 school children are still missing, meanwhile Nigeria’s Minister of Information is sending out press releases about golf.

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Still on the missing Dapchi school girls, in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said top military and security officials on Thursday travelled to the North-east to add more urgency to the search, which has now been extended beyond the North-east theatre, to neighbouring countries.

The officials include the nation’s top military officer and Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin; Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas; Chief of Army Staff; Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai and the Director General of the Department of State Services, Alhaji Lawal Daura.

They joined the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, who had earlier relocated to the North-east, as well as the National Security Adviser (NSA), Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno (Rtd), who has also visited the theatre.

This is coming after Human rights activist, Aisha Wakil, claimed a Boko Haram faction had contacted her to confirm it has the girls.

Aisha Wakil, who is also known as Mama Boko Haram, was a member of the Dialogue and Peaceful Resolution of Security Challenges Committee in the northern region, set up during the President Goodluck Jonathan era.


  1. Please help us and shame them oooo
    I don talk to them tire oooo
    maybe if you tube them like this, they will react like Daddy Freezer sorry….Freeze

  2. Don’t worry yourself Lady, the kidnapping is arranged business , they know them self, is a northern affairs, if not why only 3 million is place on Boko-haram?

  3. APC is only kidnapping job DAT you people came for, 2014 na chibok girls to be released in 2016. Now is anoda mumu school DAT side kidnapped 2018 to be released in 2019 January. For your mind now you’re working so your crippled masses DAT side will vote apc abi, U HAVE FALL.

  4. I am not a fan of lai Mohammed but in this particular instance, world people what should he have done? Should he have abandoned his official duties as the Minister of information? He’s not a member of the armed forces deployed to rescue the girls, is he? Putting out information is his duty regardless of whether it is a golf course or not. I am very anxious about the girls, I’m praying alongside their parents but blasting Lai Mohammed for attending a golf session and tweeting from there is very unfair. We can only pray and hope. Beyond that, there isn’t much we can do and life must go on.

  5. He attended cos none of his children were among buhari celebrated cos his son who survived heady surgery came back alive but ignore when others are dying God is watching

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