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Vigils, marches, prayers for 4th anniversary of Chibok kidnap

Apr 14, 2018 - 8:59 PM

Four years on, 112 girls are still being held by the Boko Haram

PRAYER. Members fo the 'Bring Back Our Girls' movement holds torchlight as they pray for the release of the remaining 112 out of 219 kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls ahead of the 4th anniversary of their snatching during a vigil in Lagos on April 13, 2018. Photo by Pius Utomi Ekpei/AFP

Nigeria prisoner swap secures release of 82 Chibok girls

May 07, 2017 - 7:48 AM

UPDATED The presidency announces that months of talks with the jihadists has yielded results just over 6 months after 21 of their classmates were freed with the help of international mediators

KIDNAPPED. This file photo taken on May 12, 2014 is screengrab taken from a video of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram obtained by Agence France-Presse shows girls, wearing the full-length hijab and praying in an undisclosed rural location. Boko Haram/handout/AFP