Tag: Dapchi Girls

Buhari Will Not Give Up On Leah Sharibu, Says Garba Shehu

The Buhari administration has vowed not give up on the safe return of Leah Sharibu, the student of Government Girls Science and Technical Secondary School, Dapchi, who was kidnapped by a faction of Boko Haram terrorists in February 2018.

Dapchi schoolboy ‘Pure water’ vendor freed by Boko Haram

Here is the face of the Dapchi schoolboy, a pure water vendor captured by Boko Haram on 19 February, along with 111 schoolgirls.

The boy came to the Dapchi Girls Secondary Science and Tech College to sell pure water, when he was kidnapped alongside the Dapchi schoolgirls.

As 105 of the girls were released on Wednesday, he too got his freedom, said Alhaji Lai Mohammed, minister of information and Culture.

Lai: Axe PDP for playing politics with security issues

For alleged politicising Dapchi incident, disgraceful and insensitive politics, the former ruling Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) deserves to be de-registered

Information Minister Lai Mohammed calls for the axing of the party for utter failure both as ruling and opposition party.

The minister stated on Sunday in Lagos at a media briefing to give update and clarifications on the released schoolgirls in Dapchi, Yobe state.

Dapchi girls update: Lai declares David Bako fake soldier, unknown to Army

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has denied as untrue stories making the rounds in the social media about an alleged presidential level conspiracy that stage-managed the infamous abduction of a large number of schoolgirls from Dapchi on the 19th of February, insisting that the purported purveyor of the allegations, Sergeant David Bako is unknown to the Nigerian Army.

[BREAKING] IGP Idris: Boko Haram to free Dapchi schoolgirl Leah Sharibu today

The Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, said the abducted Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu, will be freed today from the Boko Haram captivity.

Idris spoke with newsmen when he visited the Military Command and Control Centre, Maimalari Cantonment, Maiduguri.

‘Obviously, I am aware and that is what we are just discussing. I am supposed to go to Dapchi today but because of the girl, I learnt she may be released.