Omoyele Sowore is the publisher of New York-based Sahara Reporters, known for its hard-hitting reporting that is keeping Nigeria’s government officials, individuals and corporations on their toes.
Mr. Sowore was on the panelists for BET’s town hall discussion ‘Stolen Innocence: Your Daughters Are Our Daughters’ where he talked about Boko Haram’s kidnapping of the nearly 300 schoolgirls in Nigeria.
The one-hour forum was moderated by Journalist Lola Ogunnaike, who is Nigerian-American and host of Arise Entertainment 360.
Other panelist were Emelia Orubele-CEO of American-Nigerian International Chamber of Commerce. She is also the President/CEO of SurgiMed Suppliers, Inc., and the President/CEO of CNU Medical Institute and Attorney and journalist Ony Nwaohuocha– Founder of OnyLaw, a practice that helps social entrpreneurs make an impact in Africa with their businesses and non-profits.
Watch clips from the show on BET