#VictoryForNigeria: Military Rescues Some Abducted Chibok Schoolgirls

Unspecified number of abducted Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok in Borno State, North East of Nigeria, who were kidnapped by the extremist Boko Haram Islamic sect about 162 days ago has been released, Nigerian military source said on Tuesday. A top military source said two Toyota Hiace buses loaded with the girls were driven into … Continue reading #VictoryForNigeria: Military Rescues Some Abducted Chibok Schoolgirls

Muslim rights group rejects forced conversion of Chibok schoolgirls

A Muslim rights group, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has rejected the conversion of kidnapped students of Government Girls Secondary School in Chibok, Borno State, to Islam, urging the Federal Government to dismiss Shekau’s offer of exchange of Boko Haram prisoners for the abducted girls. The group in a press statement signed by Director, Professor … Continue reading Muslim rights group rejects forced conversion of Chibok schoolgirls

Nigeria Rejects Boko Haram Prisoner Swap For Abducted Schoolgirls

The federal government on Monday rejected conditions set out by Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau for the release of more than 200 schoolgirls held hostage by the Islamists. Asked if the government would reject the suggestion by Shekau in a new video that the girls may be released once Nigeria frees all militant prisoners, Interior … Continue reading Nigeria Rejects Boko Haram Prisoner Swap For Abducted Schoolgirls

Boko Haram: Israel Sends Anti-terrorism Experts as Nigeria Briefs Israeli Prime Minister

Israeli government has pledged to dispatch a team of counter-terrorism experts to Nigeria to assist in the search for over 200 schoolgirls abducted from Borno State owned Government Secondary School, Chibok, on April 14.Even as President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan said Sunday in Abuja that he was very optimistic that with the entire international community deploying … Continue reading Boko Haram: Israel Sends Anti-terrorism Experts as Nigeria Briefs Israeli Prime Minister

Kidnap of Chibok girls “will be the beginning and end of terrorism in Nigeria” – Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan has said that with the support Nigeria was getting from the international community, the kidnap of the over 250 female students in Chibok, Borno State would be the “beginning and end of terrorism in Nigeria.” The president also commended the United Kingdom, France, United States, and China for indicating interest to help … Continue reading Kidnap of Chibok girls “will be the beginning and end of terrorism in Nigeria” – Jonathan

Names of Abducted Schoolgirls in Government Girls Secondary Schools, Chibok

Northern States Christian and Elders Forum (NOCSEF) released names of the abducted schoolgirls in Government Girls Secondary Schools, Chibok, Borno State, with an allegation that the act was a target on Christian female students in the area.The forum, an affiliate of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), while  querying why members of Boko Haram did not … Continue reading Names of Abducted Schoolgirls in Government Girls Secondary Schools, Chibok

Nigeria’s First Lady Patience Jonathan, Police Deny #BringBackOurGirls Protester Arrest

Contrary to media reports that the leader of the ongoing protest pressuring the Nigerian government to act and rescue schoolgirls abuducted in Chibok, Borno state has been arrested on orders of Nigeria's First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, Media Assistant to the First Lady, Mr Ayo Adewuyi, on Monday‎ said that "Dame Patience Jonathan did not … Continue reading Nigeria’s First Lady Patience Jonathan, Police Deny #BringBackOurGirls Protester Arrest