President of the Eighth Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has directed that the National Assembly management should distribute his Severance Allowance to families of three victims of the insurgency in the North-East zone being perpetrated by Boko Haram terrorists and children of late Senators in need of financial assistance.
Parents of Dapchi School girls have appealed to fasting Muslims to use the last ten days of Ramadan to intensify prayers fervently for the release of Leah Sharibu, the only Dapchi school girl still in captivity of Boko Haram.
Christian Lawyers Fellowship Of Nigeria, CLASFON, has expressed dismay over the continuous downward slide of the state of security in the country.
Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Aviation minister, on Tuesday, expressed optimism that Leah Sharibu would soon overcome her travail in the hands of Boko Haram terrorists.
The 2019 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has called for the release of Leah Sharibu from Boko Haram captivity.
AHMED NARI, Maiduguri
President Muhammad Buhari has assured Nigerians the Federal Government was working hard to ensure that Leah Sharibu and the remaining Chibok girls and others in the hand of abductors regain their freedom.
The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has said that a lot was being done to free Leah Sharibu, the abducted Dapchi schoolgirl, from her captors.
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured parents of the school girls, who were kidnapped from Government Secondary School in Chibok, Borno state, that his administration is intensifying efforts to secure their release five years after.
The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani said, the abducted girl, Leah Sharibu was still in captivity one year after because she came from a poor family.
Bukola Saraki Elected Senate President.
President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called on Nigerians to remain positive and hope for better days as they celebrate the commencement of the New Year, 2019.