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Journalists ordered out as Buhari meets Chibok girls' parents

14 January 2016, 16:06

Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with parents of the abducted Chibok girls and members of the Bringbackourgirls movement, reports The Nation.

The meeting was held behind closed doors as journalists were ordered out of the meeting.

Buhari arrived the venue of the meeting at about 1:45pm after ending his meeting with the visiting President of Benin Republic, Boni Yayi, in his office.

Earlier, the group and the parents had refused to leave when they were told that the President would not meet with them.

Also read: Bring Back Our Girls protests banned in Abuja

They had insisted on meeting the President one-on-one.

The parents and the group were led by a former minister of education and leader of the BBOG, Oby Ezekwesili.

- News 24


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