Scores of Nigeria children missing

About 500 children aged 11 and under are missing from the Nigerian town recaptured from militants an old resident of Damasak has told the BBC

An investor within the north-eastern town told Reuters news agency that Boko Haram martial artists required the kids together once they fled

Troops from Niger and Chad grabbed Damasak earlier in March ending several weeks of control through the Islamist militants

A regional pressure has lately been helping Nigeria undertake the insurgents

Boko Haram triggered worldwide outrage in April 2014 after it kidnapped greater than 200 women from the boarding school in Chibok town in north-eastern Nigerias Borno condition

The particular groups leader Abubakar Shekau has stated the women happen to be married off

Damasak is really a buying and selling town in Borno condition near Nigers border and it is about 200km (120 miles) in the states primary town of Maiduguri

It had been overrun through the militants who started their insurgency in ’09 to produce an Islamic condition in the finish of this past year

Damasak businessman Malam Ali whose brother is one kind of individuals missing told the BBC Hausa Service that youthful boys have been include a madrassa or Islamic school by Boko Haram once they required within the town

Following a recapture from the town individuals boys was not paid for for he stated

The BBCs Will Ross reviews from Nigerias primary city Lagos the conflict has torn many families apart

As cities have transformed hands it’s been impossible to sort out the number of individuals have been wiped out and just how most are missing he adds

A week ago the rotting physiques in excess of 70 everyone was discovered within bridge near Damasak the city

It’s broadly thought these were ordinary people wiped out through the militants our correspondent states

Boko Haram encourages a form of Islam which causes it to be haram or forbidden for Muslims to get familiar with any political or social activity connected with Western society

Earlier this year the audience pledged allegiance to Islamic Condition militants who control large areas of Syria and Iraq and are generally active in Libya

Thousands march for Mexico missing

(BURSA ESKORT) — Relatives brought the marches transforming onto Mexico Citys primary square the Zocalo

1000’s of individuals took part in demos in Mexico City to have to have a full analysis in to the disappearance of 43 students four several weeks ago

The student instructors went missing after getting involved in a protest within the south-western capital of scotland- Iguala on 26 September

Prosecutors say these were grabbed by local police and handed to a nearby gang which wiped out them

Individuals marching incorporated the groups of the missing students

They began their journey from four different and surrounding suburbs of Mexico City and headed towards the citys primary square the Zocalo

Greater than 100000 individuals have been wiped out and have disappeared in Mexico

However the BBCs Katy Watson states the situation from the 43 students has galvanised People in mexico angry rich in amounts of corruption and collusion between local government bodies police and criminal gangs

Relatives from the 43 student instructors are sceptical concerning the official version for his or her disappearance

We’ll keep on fighting until we discover them before the finish Macedonia Torres mom of 1 the missing students told Grupo Formula radio

I do not believe they’re dead And when they’re dead we’ll contain the government responsible added Maximino Hernandez father of Carlos Lorenzo Hernandez

Hundreds of 1000’s of protestors marched towards the capitals primary square many transporting images of the missing waving bloodstream-stained flags or posters saying These were taken alive we would like it well alive now

However in a rustic accustomed to head lines of violence the mega-march was largely peaceful

Parents from the missing required turns to talk with justice but for the government to complete more to discover what went down towards the missing students

Theres little belief though the government bodies brings the perpetrators to justice

Prosecutors say people from the gang confessed to killing the 43 and burned their physiques once they were advised the scholars belonged to some rival gang

However the remains of just one student Alexander Mora happen to be recognized to date after being taken for DNA tests in a forensic center in Austria

He was at his newbie of studies in the rural teacher training college in Ayotzinapa a university having a tradition of left-wing political activism

Alexander Mora was a part of several students who travelled to nearby Iguala on 26 September and included in a protest taken over numerous buses

Enroute to their college the scholars were intercepted by police allegedly around the orders from the local mayor who wished to prevent them from interfering with an address his wife was giving in a public event your evening