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Dapchi girls

15 Apr 2018
The message was clear. Rather than scale down agitations, the Federal Government must face unrelenting pressure until the Chibok girls and Dapchi girl Leah Sharibu, are released.
12 Apr 2018
The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) advocacy group has said if the rest of the kidnapped Chibok girls were not released before Saturday, it would mark the fourth anniversary...
6 Apr 2018
A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Reading, Learning and Grow Literacy Organisation (RELEGLON), has condemned the kidnapping of school children in the country.
25 Mar 2018
The schoolgirls kidnapped by the Boko Haram jihadist group in Dapchi, northeastern Nigeria, on February 19 and released this week were reunited with their families on Sunday, an AFP journalist saw.
25 Mar 2018
Residents of the Nigerian town of Dapchi were hoping for the release of the last schoolgirl kidnapped by Boko Haram, following encouraging indications from the authorities after the militants returned more than 100 youngsters they had seized. Her released schoolmates said the girl, Leah Sharibu, is a Christian who remained in captivity because she refused…
23 Mar 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday received the 107 Dapchi girls released by Boko Haram abductors in February, saying that the Federal Government was ready to rehabilitate and integrate repentant terrorist into the larger society. Speaking at a reception organized for the girls and two boys freed by the insurgents in the State House on Wednesday,…
23 Mar 2018
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari promised on Friday to free the remaining Christian schoolgirl still held by Boko Haram, as he prepared to meet the other Dapchi students released by the Islamist militants.
23 Mar 2018
The Federal Government yesterday tackled the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for alleging that the abduction and release of the Dapchi schoolgirls were stage-managed, saying such a position portrayed the opposition party as inhuman, insensitive and unpatriotic.
23 Mar 2018
Between February 19, 2018 when the Dapchi schoolgirls were abducted by supposed Boko Haram insurgents and Wednesday, March 21, 2018, when the news broke that 101 of them had been released, I had offered perspectives on the incident in two articles.   The first was titled: Chibok and Dapchi girls: The whoredom of Karma while the…
23 Mar 2018
Barely 24 hours after 104 Dapchi schoolgirls were returned to their village, the majority of respondents to an online poll conducted by The Guardian said the government deserves no positive reward for its role in the girls' freedom. The girls were among the 110 snatched by suspected Boko Haram insurgents from their School on February…
22 Mar 2018
The Federal Government says the allegation made by the PDP that the abduction and release of the Dapchi schoolgirls was stage-managed “is erroneous and extremely dishonourable” In a statement issued in Abuja on Thursday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said such postulation portrayed the PDP “as insensitive, unpatriotic and unworthy party”.…
22 Mar 2018
The Federal Government yesterday explained that the release of 104 out of the 110 Dapchi schoolgirls abducted last month by the Boko Haram sect was secured through back-channel...


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