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Chibok Girls: Buhari Gives Conditions for Further Talks with Boko Haram

Chibok Girls: Buhari Gives Conditions for Further Talks with Boko Haram

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the federal government is ready to continue negotiations with Boko Haram for the release of the remaining Chibok secondary school girls as long as international organisations are involved. The president’s media aide, ‎Mr. Femi Adesina, said the president gave the condition during a meeting with the President of the […]

Chibok Girls In Tearful Reunion With Families

Chibok Girls In Tearful Reunion With Families

    Some of the 21 Nigerian schoolgirls abducted by the armed group Boko Haram have reunited with their families, following their release after 30 months in captivity. Cries of joy filled the room as the freed girls, who had been kidnapped along with more than 200 other pupils in the town of Chibok in April […]

More Chibok Girls Will Regain Freedom, Buhari Assures

More Chibok Girls Will Regain Freedom, Buhari Assures

“On the Chibok girls, we have been able to secure the release of 21 of them, so over 100 more are still in the hands of the terrorists somewhere in the Lake Chad Basin area which include Cameroon, Niger and Nigeria. “In getting this 21 out, we hope we will get enough intelligence to go […]

Unicef, Gender-Based Community Lauds Release of Chibok Girls

Unicef, Gender-Based Community Lauds Release of Chibok Girls

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Thursday welcomed the release of 21 Chibok girls on Oct. 13, hoping it can be a signal that more of the girls would be released. The Chief of Communication, UNICEF, Ms Doune Porter, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. “We […]

Only One of 21 Freed Chibok Girls Has A Baby – Osinbajo

Only One of 21 Freed Chibok Girls Has A Baby – Osinbajo

The Vice president, Yemi Osinbajo has disclosed that one of the 21 freed girls had a baby, stressing that “She is the only one.” Osinbajo also clarified that there was no swap of the 21 freed Chibok schoolgirls with Boko Haram prisoners. Osinbajo said this in an interview with State House reporters after visiting with […]

Boko Haram Has Released 21 Kidnapped Chibok Girls

Boko Haram Has Released 21 Kidnapped Chibok Girls

More than 900 days after Boko Haram abducted 276 girls from Chibok, a town in Nigeria’s northeast, the group has released 21 of them. The girls, with their identities yet to be confirmed, are reportedly being held by Nigerian security forces in Maiduguri, a former Boko Haram stronghold. Before now, only one of the Chibok […]

Chibok Girls: FG Has Not Foreclosed Negotiation With Boko Haram – Lai Mohammed

Chibok Girls: FG Has Not Foreclosed Negotiation With Boko Haram – Lai Mohammed

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, has said government had not foreclosed negotiation with Boko Haram group on the release of Chibok girls but it wanted to ensure that the link were genuine and credible. Mohammed spoke at a live programme on Channel Television on Independence titled ‘Nigeria at 56: Recursive, Resilient, Rising.’ […]

Chibok Girls: Army Declares ‘Citizen journalist,’ 2 Others Wanted

Chibok Girls: Army Declares ‘Citizen journalist,’ 2 Others Wanted

The Nigerian Army on Sunday declared three persons, including a woman, wanted in connection with the over 200 Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram since 2014. This is even as the the Federal Government said on Sunday that it is doing everything possible to secure the release of the Chibok girls and put an end […]

Our Priority Is to Rescue Chibok Girls Unharmed – Buhari

Our Priority Is to Rescue Chibok Girls Unharmed – Buhari

President Buhari reiterated his determination to rescue the remaining abducted Chibok girls. He stated this at the breaking of Ramadan fast with members of the diplomatic corps Thursday night in Abuja. According to the president, the priority was to rescue them alive and unharmed. ‎”We are not letting up our efforts to rescue the Chibok […]

How Chibok Schoolgirl’s Private Ordeal Is Being Preyed On In Public

How Chibok Schoolgirl’s Private Ordeal Is Being Preyed On In Public

When 19-year-old Amina Ali Darsha Nkeki was found near the Sambisa forest in northern Nigeria, it was a moment of triumph and delight for everyone concerned about the fate of the schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram two years ago. Most of all, it was time of relief for her family – and one of hope […]

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