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Chibok Girls Were Handed Over To Mala Yamari – Adoba

chibok girls in new video

A former military officer, Sunday Adoba, on Monday admitted that the military was aware of the location of the Chibok girls abducted by the Boko Haram terrorists two years ago. “They are within the Gambalu Dam axis. “In about late June or early July, we knew some of them were handed over to one Mala Yamari who is an Amir …

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Nigeria Air Force Identifies Possible Locations Of Chibok Girls

Nigeria airforce helicopter

The Nigerian Air Force says it has been able to identify possible locations of the abducted Chibok girls. The Director of Public Relations at the Nigerian Air Force, Group Captain Ayodele Famuyiwa, told Channels Television that the Air Force is abstaining from attacking the area to make sure that the girls are not hit. He explained that the latest aerial bombardment …

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Air Force intensifies search for Chibok girls, others in Sambisa forest


The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it is intensifying surveillance to locate the abducted Chibok girls and other captives held by the Boko Haram terrorists in Sambisa forest

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Parents of Chibok girls lead peaceful march to Aso Villa


Hundreds of parents of kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls have embarked on a peaceful march through Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. There are high emotions, as they mark 600 days since they were taken by Islamist sect, Boko Haram. Over 200 girls were kidnapped by the terrorists.

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Finally, Buhari meets parents of abducted Chibok girls


Six hundred (600) days after their children went missing, parents of over 200 Chibok schoolgirls abducted in Borno, northeast of Nigeria have finally met with Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari.

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Okonjo-Iweala Visits Chibok, Lays Foundation for the rebuilding of Chibok Sec. School

Okonjo-Iweala lays Save School foundation in Chibok

The Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has laid the foundation for the rebuilding of the Government Secondary School Chibok, which was destroyed by the Boko Haram sect.

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Jonathan campaigns in Maiduguri amidst tight security; promise to end Boko Haram Insurgency

Jonathan in Maiduguri

President Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday campaigned in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, amidst heavy security deployment by a combined force of soldiers, police and the operatives of the State Security Service. The President’s campaign train, which advance party had arrived Maiduguri since Friday, had two places in its tight schedule -visiting the Shehu’s palace and the Ramat Square, Maiduguri, which …

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Officials: Boko Haram kidnaps 185 women and children, kills 32 people

Boko Haram

Boko Haram insurgents kidnapped at least 185 women and children, and killed 32 people in a raid in northeastern Nigeria this week, local officials and residents said. Gunmen in pickup trucks attacked the village of Gumsuri, just north of Chibok, on Sunday, shooting down men before herding women and children together. “They gathered the women and children and took them …

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Boko Haram seeks swap of 30 Chibok girls for 18 chiefs


After a secret negotiation, Boko Haram has agreed to release some of the abducted 219 Chibok girls, The Nation learnt yesterday. The sect has listed 18 of its key members, who it said should be freed from detention in exchange for the girls. But there was a snag last night because while the government wanted freedom for all the 219 …

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Chibok Girls: Malala visits Nigeria For Missing Schoolgirls

Malala Yousafzai

Foremost girls’ education campaigner, Malala Yousafzai, 17, is expected to arrive in Nigeria today to campaign on behalf of the Chibok schoolgirls abducted by terrorist group Boko Haram, according to reports from the UK Telegraph. Malala has been a backer of the #BringBackOurGirls social media campaign. Her visit to Nigeria takes place three months to the day since the abduction of …

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Boko Haram: Army court-martials erring personnel

Air Marshal Alex Badeh

As security operatives and top government officials intensify moves to ensure the release of the abducted girls of the Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State, the military authorities have started the court martial of some of its men and officers for cowardice and negligence among others. Saturday PUNCH investigations revealed that the military authorities opened two centres for the court martial …

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Revealed: escaped chibok girl raped 15 times by 15 men every day

Escaped Chibok Girls

More chilling revelations have emerged to shed some light on the agonising experience of the missing Chibok girls, based on the account of one of the escapees. Three of the girls have so far escaped from the terrorist group, Boko Haram, who abducted over 200 girls from a government secondary school in Chibok, Borno State on the night of April …

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CHIBOK GIRLS: Presidency, US slam Defence Chief


The United States said, yesterday, that it does not have information to support the claim by the Nigerian military that it knows the whereabouts of the more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls.The Chief of Defence Staff, Air Marshall Alex Badeh said on Monday that the military knew the location of the schoolgirls, abducted by the Boko Haram Islamic sect on April …

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EXCLUSIVE: Nigerian Military sights abducted Chibok schoolgirls in 3 Boko Haram camps

Nigerian Army

Foreign specialists have yet to provide any concrete assistance for the search, and rescue of the Chibok schoolgirls, military sources say. Nigeria’s Special Forces from the Army’s 7th Division have sighted and narrowed the search for the more than 250 abducted Chibok schoolgirls to three camps operated by the extremist Boko Haram sect north of Kukawa at the western corridors …

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More foreign experts join search for abducted girls

Benjamin Netanyahu, Isreali Prime minister

Pope calls for prayers Israeli counter-terrorism experts have joined the search for the Chibok girls, presidential spokesman Reuben Abati said yesterday in a statement after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke to President Goodluck Jonathan. Abati said Jonathan was “very optimistic that with the entire international community deploying its considerable military and intelligence-gathering skills and assets in support of Nigeria’s …

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