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Boko Haram Faction Ready to Negotiate Release of 83 More Chibok Girls

By Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani ABUJA, Oct 17 – The Daesh-allied faction of Boko Haram which last week freed 21 of more than 200 Chibok girls kidnapped in April 2014 in northeast Nigeria is willing to negotiate the release of 83 more of the girls, the president’s spokesman said on Sunday. Around 220 girls were taken from

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Nigeria Confirms Release of 21 Girls Kidnapped in Chibok by Boko Haram

ABUJA, Oct 13  – Boko Haram Islamist have released 21 of more than 200 girls kidnapped by Boko Haram Islamists in 2014 in the northern town of Chibok, the Nigerian government said on Thursday. “The release of the girls … is the outcome of negotiations between the administration and the Boko Haram brokered by the

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