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Kankara schoolboys: No ransom paid – Katsina SSG

Alhaji Mustapha Inuwa, Secretary to Katsina State Government said the state government did not pay any ransom to rescue the abducted 344 students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara.

Five takeaways from safe return of 344 Kankara schoolboys

The safe return of all 344 boys kidnapped from the Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, in Katsina State would be celebrated in any decent part of the world where empathy overrides cheap politics. And for a good cause.

CAN applauds release of Kankara schoolboys

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Kaduna chapter, says the release of Kankara school children abducted by gunmen in Katsina State is cheering news to all.

We never expected to return: Kidnapped Kankara schoolboys relive 6-day ordeal

Annas Shuaibu, one of the freed Kankara schoolboys of Government Science Secondary School recalled his fear of never seeing his family again.

How we rescued Kankara schoolboys – Military

By Rotimi Ijikanmi The Nigerian military on Saturday made some disclosures on how it carried out the rescue operation of the 344 boys kidnapped from...

UN chief welcomes release of Kankara boys

UN chief, António Guterres, has welcomed the release of the 344 Kankara schoolboys in Katsina state.

Buhari: Kankara schoolboys’ abduction meant to embarrass govt

President Muhammadu Buhari gave a new meaning to the kidnapping of 344 Kankara schoolboys: he said it was done to embarrass his government.

Buhari to Kankara schoolboys: Don’t let bandits distract you

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the rescued Kankara schoolboys of Government Science Secondary School, not to be distracted from their studies following their experiences with bandits.

APC praises Buhari, security agencies, over released schoolboys

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari and the country’s security agencies over the rescue of Kankara schoolboys abducted by bandits in Katsina on Dec. 11.

Lai Mohammed drags #bringbackourboys campaigners

Minister of Information and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammed has poked fun at Nigerians who mounted a #bringbackourboys campaign, hours after gunmen captured hundreds of Kankara schoolboys last week.

Buhari meets Kankara schoolboys in Daura today

By Ismaila Chafe/Daura President Muhammadu Buhari plans to speak today with the 344 Kankara schoolboys of Government Science Secondary School Katsina State. The meeting will hold...

Kankara schoolboys relate stories of woes at Masari reception

Some of the freed 344 Kankara schoolboys of Government Science Secondary School have been sharing tales of woes suffered in the hands of their abductors.

Mixed reactions trail release of Kankara schoolboys

Nigerians have been reacting to the release of the Kankara schoolboys from their abductors on Thursday night.

Kankara schoolboys: Conflicting figures over number captured, released

How many Kankara schoolboys were actually captured by Boko Haram and bandits on 11 December? Were the 344 students released Thursday night the entire captives?

U.S. to Nigeria: Hold kidnappers of Kankara schoolboys accountable

The United States on Thursday urged the Nigerian government to hold those responsible for the kidnapping of Kankara schoolboys, accountable ” to the full extent of the law”.

Govs Masari, Matawalle: How we negotiated release of Kankara schoolboys

Ayorinde Oluokun/Abuja In his reaction to the release of over 344 schoolboys abducted by bandits from a Government Secondary School, Kankara on Thursday evening, President...

Buhari welcomes release of Kankara schoolboys, praises army

President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the release of kidnapped students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara and praised the armed forces

JUST IN: All abducted Kankara schoolboys released

Governor Aminu Masari said all abducted students of Kankara Government Science Secondary School have been released.

Shekau spoils Buhari’s birthday party [News Insight]

Abubakar Shekau, Boko Haram leader chose President Buhari's birthday, to literally mock him, by releasing the video of captured schoolboys of Kankara Government Science Secondary School.

Secondus to Buhari: Bring back Kankara schoolboys

By Muhaimin Olowoporoku Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national chairman, Uche Secondus said the party was traumatised by the kidnap of Kankara schoolboys by Boko Haram. He...

Govt lied: 520 Kankara schoolboys captured not 333

The Katsina state governor, Aminu Masari appeared to have undercounted the students of Kankara Government Science Secondary school, seized by Boko Haram last Friday.

YouTube removes Boko Haram video of kidnapped Kankara schoolboys

YouTube has promptly blocked the video released by Boko Haram showing hundreds of captured Kankara schoolboys.

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