Dapchi School Girls Reunite with Families

The Nigerian 104 Dapchi school girls Boko Haram terrorists released and were hosted by President Muhammadu Buhari have reunited with their parents in the Yobe State capital.
They were said to have left Abuja, Sunday morning encounter Damaturu, the state capital on their way home to reunite with their families.
The girls were reported to have left Abuja Sunday morning via a military airplane following their meeting with President Buhari on Friday.
The girls arrived Maiduguri airport at about 9 a.m. and were immediately conveyed in waiting vehicles amidst tight security to Damaturu by road.
They arrived Damaturu at noon from where they headed straight towards their hometown, Dapchi, about 101km from the capital.
It was learnt that parents of the girls have gathered in Dapchi awaiting their daughters.
The 104 girls were freed last week, about a month after they were kidnapped from their secondary school in Dapchi.
Five others died during the kidnap while the last girl, Leah Sharibu, remains with the Boko Haram who held on to her after she allegedly refused to denounce her Christian faith.

Author: News Editor

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