#BBCtrending: Five facts about #BringBackOurGirls

By BBC Trending
What's popular and why


The hashtag #BringbackourGirls has become a huge global phenomenon after the abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls in Nigeria. Here are five facts about the trend.

1. When did it start?

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2. How many times has it been used on Twitter?

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3. Where is it being used?

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4. Who is using it?

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5. Most shared tweet?

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