Some minutes ago, news broke that 21 Chibok girls were released by the Boko Haram sect. According to BBC Africa, a government source revealed that the terrorists dropped the girls in the Banki area of Borno state, where they were subsequently picked up by military helicopter.
The release of the girls comes a few months after the Boko Haram group called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government to release its fighters in exchange for the girls.
The identity of the released girls cannot be ascertained yet while it is not clear if Boko Haram fighters arrested by security operatives were exchanged for the girls.
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