A breaking news report has revealed that Boko Haram operatives have released some of the abducted 217 Chibok girls to the Nigerian Government.
Some of the abducted chibok girls
Twenty-one of the more than 200 Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped by Islamist Boko Haram insurgents in April 2014, has been released to the Nigerian government, a government source told SaharaReporters.
The sources disclosed that the girls were picked up by military helicopter from Banki area of Borno state where Boko Haram militants dropped them off earlier today.
The release of the 21 girls comes as President Buhari began a three-day trip to Germany to discuss assistance for the rebuilding of the northeastern part of Nigeria ravaged by Boko Haram.
The names of the girls released today was not obtained as at the time of filing this report.