Trending Topic – #BeingFemaleInNigeria

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An emerging hashtag is trending on Twitter and it is indeed powerful.

#BeingFemaleInNigeria is sparking a conversation about the daily sexism and misogyny women in the country face. Nigeria has been under the international microscope largely due to the April 2014, and subsequent abductions and rape of thousands of girls and women at the hands of the Boko Haram, a radical Islamist extremist group.

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