Metro "We Can Solve Our Own Damn Problems," Chimamanda Opposes Western Intervention Against Boko Haram


Social Member
#Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the prize-winning Nigerian writer, has said she opposes Western military intervention against #BokoHaram, the rebel group from the north of the country that recently kidnapped, and is still holding captive, more than 200 girls.

She said that while Boko Haram’s actions had forced members of her own family to flee the area, a foreign attack on her homeland would be counterproductive. “Now we have American drones helping us in this forest and even the French have sent in people – shouldn’t they be fixing their own economy?” she said.

“We can solve our own damn problems,” she added.

Click here to read more

Source: #Telegraph


  • chimamanda.jpg
    34.8 KB · Views: 4