"As of 3pm, we heard that they were 20 kilometres from Dapchi", a resident who pleaded anonymity was quoted as saying.
"The insurgents brought the girls back to the location of the kidnapping themselves as an apparent gesture of goodwill, following relentless efforts by the Government to find long-lasting solutions to the conflict". Some people are jubilating but many have abandoned their homes out of fear. "Those guys are lunatics".
While noting that the quick return of the Dapchi Muslim girls was dictated by their faith, YOWICAN declared: "it is clear to us, Christian communities in Nigeria, that the abduction of school girls is targeted primarily at Christians".
Following negotiations with the Federal Government, the terrorists freed 104 of them and two other abductees - a boy and a girl.
After their release on Wednesday they had spent three days in the national capital Abuja and were greeted by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Finally Dana Jacobson puts F--- Jesus moment behind her
Michigan's Zavier Simpson and Robinson combined to hit three free throws in the final minute to keep Florida State at bay. So it was weird seeing Leonard Hamilton react like Dana Jacobson just asked him to solve a quantum physics equation.
Donald Glover No Longer Writing "Deadpool" Animated Series
Glover, who helms the Golden Globe-winning series " Atlanta " at FX, has a unusual relationship to the world of Marvel comics. In addition to " Atlanta ", he co-stars in the upcoming " Solo: A Star Wars Story " film, which opens in May.
Casey eliminated with 2 losses in Match Play
Having missed from five feet to lose that par five, he squandered an opportunity to win the next hole from slightly further away. Sharma did win the 16th with his fourth birdie of the day, but Schauffele closed the match on 17th with a par as Sharma bogeyed.
SP- BSP ties won't be affected by RS poll result: Mayawati
The BSP chief suspended her MLA Anil Singh, alleging he cross-voted in favour of the BJP to serve his business interests. Mayawati said BJP put all its efforts and Government machinery to stop one MLA from SP and one from BSP from voting.
Filming Underway On Marvel Studios' CAPTAIN MARVEL
No word yet on if Melinda May (Ming-Na Wen) will be his partner in the flick, but expect S.H.I.E.L.D.to have a big presence. Pace played Ronan the Accuser in Guardians , a member of the Kree alien race, who are central to the Captain Marvel plot.
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So far, the Fed has been moving gradually to tighten monetary policy to prevent the world's largest economy from overheating. A bigger risk for now is the looming trade war following the US' decision to hike import tariffs on steel and aluminum.
Auto bomb kills 2 in Egypt's Alexandria
Since the ouster of Morsi and a crackdown on his Muslim Brotherhood, security forces have sought to quell attacks by jihadists. Footage from the site of the explosion shows a vehicle engulfed in flames and black smoke billowing from it.
Final liquidation begins at Toys R Us stores
That brand accounts for 25 percent of MGA total sales, and Larian says only Toys R Us really had enough room to display the cars. The news that Toys R Us is going out of business hit an entire generation of consumers and collectors like a punch in the gut.