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Pastor Enoch Adeboye, general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), has reacted to the detention of Leah Sharibu, the only Dapchi schoolgirl in Boko Haram captivity.
Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said his administration decided to negotiate with Boko Haram on the release of the Dapchi girls in order to ensure their safety.
The Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, on Friday urged Nigerians to pray for the safe release of Leah Sharibu by Boko Haram.
Bishop Emmanuel Badejo of the Catholic Diocese of Oyo has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to facilitate the release of Leah Sharibu, the only Dapchi school girl yet to be released by the Boko Haram insurgents.
The European Union has called for the release of the remaining girls of Government Girls’ Science Secondary School, Dapchi, Yobe State, still in the custody of Boko Haram.
Residents of Takum and Ussa Local Government Areas of Taraba State, on Thursday, accused the army operatives of the Exercise Ayem A Kpatuma (cat race) of brutality, bias and extortion in their communities.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday expressed his readiness to offer amnesty to members of the Boko Haram sect that are willing to drop their arms.
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.
UN Deputy Secretary-General, Ms Amina Mohammed, said it was critical to shore up areas of Lake Chad Basin that have been freed from the grip of Boko Haram terrorists.
The Federal Government has said friendly countries and international organisations negotiated the release of the Dapchi schoolgirls.
The Federal Commissioner representing Benue State at the Public Complaints Commission, Alhaji Abubakar Tsav, has called on the Federal Government to adopt the same method used for the release of Dapchi schoolgirls to secure the freedom of the remaining Chibok girls.
The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Senator Shehu Sani, said the abduction of 110 Dapch pupils by Boko Haram insurgents would make a good movie.
More than 100 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram were in Nigeria's capital on Thursday, a day after their surprise release that fuelled rumours about how their freedom was won.
President Muhammadu Buhari will receive the released Dapchi schoolgirls on Friday by 12 noon.
The Presidency Thursday assured that President Muhammadu Buhari is as committed to the freedom of the only Dapchi schoolgirl still in captivity as he was to the girls’ freedom when all 110 were in the captivity of Boko Haram terrorists.
The Nigeria Police would set up an Explosive Ordinance (EOD) training school in Borno to check indiscriminate Improvised Explosive Device attacks by Boko Haram insurgents.
Some mothers in Nsukka, Enugu State, have commended the Federal Government on the release of the abducted girls from Government Girls Science Secondary School, Dapchi in Yobe.
The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company, yesterday announced a temporary breakdown of one its customer care lines.
LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic says it will be up to him whether he makes a comeback for Sweden at the World Cup in Russia.
The Governor of Anambra state, Willie Obiano, on Friday appointed eleven Special advisers.
The supreme court has dismissed an appeal filed by Kenny Martins, challenging the ruling of a court of appeal in Abuja, concerning his trial.
Outgoing U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, bid farewell to officials of State Department on Friday and urged them not to lose sight of their personal integrity.
Sierra Leone's electoral commission sounded the alarm on Saturday over a wave of violence between rival groups ahead of a run-off presidential vote later this month.
The Nigerian Army has donated educational materials to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Awe Local Government Area of Nasarawa State.
Angry Nigerians and stakeholders are calling for the immediate review of the jumbo and outrageous monthly take home of lawmakers, especially senators.
Iceland, who are in the same Russia 2018 World Cup with Nigeria, will face the Black Stars of Ghana in a tune-up game on June 7 at the Laugardalsvellir Stadium, Reykjavik.
Japan's embattled prime minister hit back at critics on Monday over a favouritism and cover-up scandal that has seen his popularity plunge and loosened his iron grip on power.