Boko Haram Offer To Swap Captured Chibok Girls For Their Arrested Members

Published 4 years ago by: Daniel Bosai
at 8-07-2015 06:34PM (4 years ago)

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Deadly group, Boko Haram is offering to free more than 200 young women and girls kidnapped from a boarding school in the town of Chibok in exchange for the release of militant leaders held by the government, a human rights activist has told The Associated Press.

The activist said Boko Haram's current offer is limited to the girls from the school in northeastern Nigeria whose mass abduction in April 2014 ignited worldwide outrage and a campaign to "Bring Back Our Girls" that stretched to the White House.

The new initiative reopens an offer made last year to the government of former President Goodluck
Jonathan to release the 219 students in exchange for 16 Boko Haram detainees, the activist said. The man, who was involved in negotiations with Boko Haram last year and is close to current negotiators, spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to talk to reporters on this sensitive issue.

Fred Eno, an apolitical Nigerian who has been negotiating with Boko Haram for more than a year, told the AP that "another window of opportunity opened" in the last few days, though he could not discuss details.

He said the recent slew of Boko Haram bloodletting — some 350 people killed in the past nine days — is consistent with past ratcheting up of violence as the militants seek a stronger negotiating position.

Presidential adviser Femi Adesina said on Saturday that Nigeria's government "will not be averse" to talks with Boko Haram. "Most wars, however furious or vicious, often end around the negotiation table," he said.

Eno said the 5-week-old administration of President Muhammadu Buhari offers "a clean slate" to bring the militants back to negotiations that had become poisoned by the different security agencies and their advice to Jonathan.



PoliticxGuru at 8-07-2015 07:09PM (4 years ago)
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wasted generation
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edpete at 8-07-2015 07:21PM (4 years ago)
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We are watching
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beneno at 8-07-2015 08:06PM (4 years ago)
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shege barawo
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royalty2008 at 8-07-2015 08:25PM (4 years ago)
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Their brother buhari will agree
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djmkool at 8-07-2015 08:46PM (4 years ago)
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Scam
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mathzno at 8-07-2015 08:51PM (4 years ago)
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After una Don scatter their Gearbox finish una want to do Oil change out. God punish una one million time
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nametalkam at 8-07-2015 08:52PM (4 years ago)
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Are these not the girls carrying out suicide missions across the country?

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uchex at 8-07-2015 10:34PM (4 years ago)
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No sense
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jaykybrain at 8-07-2015 11:27PM (4 years ago)
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Fake story... There's nofin like chibok gals
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jaykybrain at 8-07-2015 11:27PM (4 years ago)
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Fake story... There's nofin like chibok gals (;
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babafero at 8-07-2015 11:54PM (4 years ago)
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Quote from: mathzno on  8-07-2015 08:51PM
After una Don scatter their Gearbox finish una want to do Oil change out. God punish una one million time

The gearbox no dey spoil.. just wash it , it will become new again
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chealseafc at 9-07-2015 12:44AM (4 years ago)
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even PMB don give up on this chibok girls wahala.
 Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry
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Wysetots at 9-07-2015 06:36AM (4 years ago)
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You mean swap Chibok girls women for captured members.....so they can increase their scourge of stupid religious slaughter in the country??

I don't think so
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ngfineface at 9-07-2015 08:35AM (4 years ago)
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May God punish this Boko Haram people. Swap gini?
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ChineduBlessing at 9-07-2015 09:21AM (4 years ago)
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419.
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EmekaBlue at 9-07-2015 05:09PM (4 years ago)
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So una mean say dose girls dey bush since..Abeg...no swap..kill boko fools..last tym dey embarrassed d govt on seize fire lie..Those pple dnt negotiate just want blood
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echeeche at 9-07-2015 06:58PM (4 years ago)
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nawao oh
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elchymo at 14-08-2015 06:18PM (4 years ago)
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D devil is a liar
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