US First Daughter Ivanka Trump Delighted To Meet Escaped Chibok Girls In The White House
US President Donald Trump and US First Daughter, Ivanka Trump met with two Chibok schoolgirls (from Chibok village) in Northeast Nigeria who had escaped from their Boko Haram abductors . . .
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The Nigerian-based Islamist fundamentalist group, Boko Haram, has released a video showing that it has kidnapped about ten Nigerian policewomen . . .
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Sixteen persons have been killed in multiple suicide attacks on a Maiduguri suburb, according to the Nigeria Police on Monday. . .
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PDP crisis: Sheriff urges Supreme Court to shun Makarfi appeal; No ransom was paid for release of 82 Chibok girls – Lai Mohammed . . .
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Osinbajo cannot replace Buhari in 2019 if president dies – Prof. Ango Abdullahi; Osinbajo confirms rescue of another Chibok schoolgirl – Femi Adesina; Jonathan’s six-year-presidency a wasted opportunity for Ijaw people – Dickson; British govt reacts to coup rumors in Nigeria . . .
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In the BBC series of Letters From African journalists, novelist and writer Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani profiles the lawyer who brokered the release of 82 women captured by Nigeria’s militant Islamist group Boko Haram . . .
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We’ll bomb Abuja in a series of attacks soon – Boko Haram; 3 suicide bombers hit University of Maiduguri; Ex-FCT minister Bala Mohammed gets N500m bail; Boko Haram confirms 82 Chibok girls’ swap deal with Nigerian government in new video; Aljazeera concisely chronicles the infamous Boko Haram abduction; Boko Haram video clip is mere propaganda — Nigerian Army; Corruption: Governor (no ID) agrees to refund $2.5 million; Okezie Ikpeazu is the governor of Abia state – Supreme Court; Moon sighting committees agree on May 27 for commencement of Ramadan in Nigeria; Kano anti-corruption agency suspends Emir probe; Why I visited VP Osinbajo – Ex-VP Sambo . . .
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The presidency has released the names of the 82 Chibok schoolgirls freed from the Boko Haram on Saturday . . .
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Boko Haram Releases 82 Kidnapped Chibok Girls; Released 82 Chibok Girls Arrive Abuja to meet Buhari at 4pm . . .
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