School gives children orphaned by Boko Haram new start

Many pupils at the northern Nigeria school are still in shock, including a boy who witnessed his father's beheading.

    A school in northern Nigeria is offering a new start to children whose parents have been killed by Boko Haram.

    Many of the pupils are still in shock, including a boy who witnessed his father's beheading.

    Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris reports from Kano.

     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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