Tag: Government Secondary School

Zamfara Government orders immediate closure of all boarding schools in the state

Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle has ordered the immediate closure of all boarding schools in the state, in a statewide broadcast. The directive comes hours after terrorists abducted 317 students from the Government Girls Secondary School in Jangebe, Talata-Mafara local government area of the state on Friday. The temporary closure[Read More…]

Secondary schools in Nigeria to resume August 4

The federal government has announced August 4, 2020 as the date for resumption of secondary schools across the country. This was contained in a statement issued on Monday by Ben Bem Goong, director of press and public relations, ministry of education. According to the statement, the decision was reached after[Read More…]

Jibrin Ibrahim: Keeping the Chibok Yellow Ribbon Aglow

Today is the 115-day since over 200 girls were abducted from Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State, while they were sitting for their final exams. Today is 100 days since we in the Abuja Family have been meeting every single day to demand of our government and security agencies to[Read More…]

Opinion: Wishing The Chibok Girls A Happy Marriage Life

One beautiful thing about this Baba from Owu in Abeokuta, General Aremu Okikiola Olusegun Obasanjo, is that he has answers to all questions. It is not always that Uncle ‘Sege’ waits for you to ask that question agitating your mind. He knows what your question is most likely to be[Read More…]

Boko Haram Terrorists In Gombe Target Students Writing NECO Final Exams

The Police Command in Gombe State on Monday  foiled a bomb attack on a Government Secondary School, located within Gombe metropolis. The Police Commissioner, Kudu Nma, in Gombe, the State Capital, noted that the bombers were targeting graduating students of the school – who were sitting for their final NECO[Read More…]

Only 54 Girls In B’Haram Video Were Abducted In April 14 Raid, Some Relatives Tell CNN

Abuja, Nigeria (CNN) — Who are the girls in that Boko Haram video? The local governor says they’re all from the Chibok boarding school raided by Boko Haram militants April 14. But some relatives say they don’t see their daughters in the video, and believe some of the girls were taken in[Read More…]

FG Commends Community Leaders For Denouncing Girls’ Abduction

Federal Government of Nigeria on Tuesday commended the courage of fortitude of leaders from various parts of the country who have spoken publicly against the abduction of 273 girls from the Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State by the Boko Haram terrorists. Addressing the press at the National Orientation Agency headquarters in Abuja,[Read More…]

Mother Identifies Daughter On Video Of Abducted Schoolgirls – Reuters

(Reuters) – A mother of an abducted Nigerian schoolgirl has identified her daughter in a video posted by Islamist rebels that showed dozens of girls in captivity, a school leader said on Tuesday. The mother watched the video on television on Monday evening and spotted her daughter among the girls[Read More…]

‘I Will Not Sleep Until Abducted Girls Are Rescued’, Says Jonathan

NAN President Goodluck Jonathan says he will “not sleep” or rest on his oars until the over 200 abducted girls in Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno, are rescued. He stated this at a world press conference to mark the end of the World Economic Forum on Africa (WEF) hosted in Abuja. Jonathan, who appealed to the[Read More…]