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Twitter Protest Takes Aim at Nigeria's World Economic Forum for Africa

Nigeria will be hosting the World Economic Forum for Africa this week, drawing more than 1,000 delegates, including many heads of state.  But with hundreds of schoolgirls still held captive by Islamist militants, some activists say security forces should not be focused on protecting the capital.  The activists are planning an online protest to out-Tweet the forum.   Schools and government offices in the Nigerian capital will be closed for three days this week during the...

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