Number Of Released Dapchi School Girls Increases To 101
Posted On Mar 21, 2018
The Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, says the number of Dapchi schoolgirls released has increased to 101.
The minister said this in a message sent to State House reporters this afternoon after the earlier interview he granted.
Meanwhile, a Federal Government Delegation comprising Ministers of Information and Culture; Interior as well as Minister of State for Foreign Affairs are on their way to Maiduguri to meet with the freed girls.
Mohammed said the delegation sent to by President Muhammadu Buhari might however meet the girls in Maiduguri, Borno State.
The minister did not explain why the girls would be met in Maiduguri.
“Yes, as of now, the number has increased to 101. However we may probably meet the girls in Maiduguri,” he said.