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FG negotiates with Boko Haram over Chibok girls' release
17 October 2014, 14:25
Abuja - The federal government is said to be discussing with the Boko Haram sect in Saudi Arabia over the possible release of the more than 200 school girls kidnapped in Chibok, Borno over five months ago by the sect, Punch reports.
The government is also said to be negotiating a possible cease fire with dreaded sect responsible for the death of thousand of people in the country especially the northern part of the country.
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An adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan and a man calling himself the secretary-general of Boko Haram told said that discussions are under way in Saudi Arabia, aided by high level officials from Chad and Cameroon.
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A screengrab taken from a video released by Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram obtained by AFP shows girls wearing the full-length hijab. (AFP)
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