Breaking: Boko Haram Releases 21 Chibok Schoolgirls

There is an unconfirmed report that 21 of the over 200 abducted Chibok schoolgirls have been released by the Boko Haram sect.
It was learnt that the terrorist organisation handed over the girls to the Nigerian government.
The report, which did not name the freed girls, had it that the girls were picked up by military helicopter from Banki area of Borno state, where Boko Haram terrorists dropped them off earlier on Thursday.
The release of the 21 girls comes as President Muhammadu Buhari begins a three-day trip to Germany to discuss assistance for the rebuilding of the northeastern part of Nigeria ravaged by the Islamist sect.
Boko Haram abducted the girls from their school in Chibok, Borno State on April 14, 2014.
The Acting Director of Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman could not be reached for confirmation as the time of filing this report.

Author: News Editor

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