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Chibok girls angry, upset at latest Boko Haram abduction

7 months, 19 days ago
KANO, NIGERIA: Boko Haram's latest abduction of schoolgirls in northeast Nigeria has evoked painful memories for Yagana Yamane and Saraya Amos -- and for good reason. In 2014, the pair were among 276 girls kidnapped from their boarding…

Nigerian Chibok girls’ kidnapper jailed for 15 years

8 months, 5 days ago
LAGOS: A man involved in the 2014 kidnapping of more than 200 schoolgirls from Chibok in northeast Nigeria has been jailed for 15 years, the government confirmed on Tuesday. Haruna Yahaya, 35, admitted being involved in the abduction…

Nigeria exchanges 82 Chibok girls kidnapped by Boko Haram

1 year, 5 months ago
ABUJA: Boko Haram militants have released 82 schoolgirls out of a group of more than 200 whom they kidnapped from the northeastern town of Chibok three years ago in exchange for prisoners, the presidency said on Saturday. Around 270…

First missing Chibok girl found in Nigeria

2 years, 5 months ago
ABUJA: The first of more than 200 schoolgirls missing for over two years after they were kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in Chibok in northeast Nigeria has been found, a parents group and local officials said on Wednesday.