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Boko Haram

Government claims most girls freed

16 Apr, 2014

Major General Chris Olukolade of Nigeria claims that the military has freed most of the more than 100 girls kidnapped from a Chibok government secondary school by Boko Haram militants. Only eight are still missing. The general also reports one terrorist has been captured. A spokesman for President Goodluck Jonathan says he has been informed that some of the kidnapped girls have been freed but cannot specify the number. President Jonathan callsĀ a meeting of his security council tomorrow to review the country’s security situation.