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Text of press conference of PDP on return of abducted Dapchi schoolgirls

Text of Press Conference of the Peoples Democratic Party, on the Return of the Abducted Dapchi SchoolGirls Presented by the National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, Today, March 21, 2018. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) condemns the All Progressives Congress (APC) and certain officials in the Presidency for staging the abduction …

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We were released because we are Muslims – Dapchi returnee

Fatima Gremah, who was among those released on Wednesday morning said they were freed by their abductors because they are Muslims. “Boko Haram said we were lucky we were young and also Muslims,” the 13-year-old student told reporters. “One of us who is a Christian has been left behind. They …

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105 Dapchi schoolgirls returned, 5 dead – Army

Out of the 110 Dapchi schoolgirls retuned Wednesday morning five were dead already, ThisDay reported citing a senior army officer currently serving in the Sambisa forest who refused his name to be mentioned. He said: “Boko Haram has reportedly returned all kidnapped Dapchi girls back to Dapchi township in Yobe. …

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Freed Dapchi schoolgirls now in DSS custody

Some of the students of Government Girls Science and Technical College (GGSTC), Dapchi, located in Bulabulin, Yunusari Local Government area of Yobe State who were in the early hours of Wednesday morning brought back by their abductors are now in the custody of the Department of State Services (DSS), in …

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Dapchi Schoolgirls: Some students freed

Some of the abducted Dapchi schoolgirls have been released. Over 100 schoolgirls were kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents last month February from the Government Girls School in Yobe State. The Chairman of the Dapchi Schoolgirls Parents, Bashir Manzo, confirmed the girls were brought to Dapchi. “My relatives and colleagues in …

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Herdsmen kill pregnant woman in Anambra

A pregnant young woman was found dead in an alleged resumed Fulani herdsmen attack on the people of Ayamelu Local Government in Anambra State. The tragic incident was said to happened on Ezu bridge in the council area. Narrating the ordeal on the floor of the Anambra State House of …

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