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Abducted Chibok Girls Drag Federal Government To Court; Seek Monthly Reports Of Rescue Efforts

The remaining 112 abducted Chibok girls out of the 276 abducted girls who are still being held by the Boko Haram insurgents have sued the Federal Government along with the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, for allegedly failing to rescue them from the terrorists’ captivity since April 2014. Their…

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DSS Hands Over Recently Released Chibok Girls To FG

The Department of State Services (DSS) on Tuesday handed over the recently released Chibok Girls, abducted by Boko Haram terrorists to the Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development for rehabilitation. The 82 girls were released after the Federal Government agreed to swap them for some members of the terror group. Recall that 21 girls were released in October…

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“Chibok Schoolgirls Were Never Kidnapped” – LP

The Labour Party, LP, has said the Chibok schoolgirls were not kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents, but were used to dent the image of former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan’s administration, saying the wrath of God will visit those who manipulated Nigerians with the incident. National Chairman of the party, Abdulkadir Abdulsalami, said this in a statement,…

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No Cause For Alarm Over Insurgents Swapped With Chibok Girls – Femi Adesina

Femi Adesina, Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, has declared that there is no cause for alarm over the Boko Haram insurgents swapped with 82 Chibok girls. Adesina, speaking on Sunrise Daily on Channels TV, when asked to respond to security concerns raised over the release of the Boko Haram…

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Unnamed Negotiator, Swiss Govt.,Red Cross Secure Release of 82 Chibok School Girls

The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani, said an unnamed negotiator, the Swiss Government and the International Committee of the Red Cross led the negotiation for the release of 82 abducted schoolgirls. Sani, who had been part of previous negotiations between the Federal Government and Boko Haram, however, declined to speak on the…

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No Victory over Boko Haram Until Chibok Girls Are Found – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that there can be no victory against the Boko Haram insurgency until the abducted Chibok girls have been rescued. The President, represented by the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan–Ali, made the comments on Saturday during the grand finale of the 53rd anniversary of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in Makurdi, Benue state.…

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Jonathan Says He Never Rejected the Offer from British Forces to Rescue Chibok Girls

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has denied reports that his administration refused help from the British government to rescue the abducted Chibok girls attributing the story to people who he claims have been playing politics with the issue of the abducted girls. In a previous report by the Observer UK had said that the British Royal…

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