Efforts To Secure Release Of Chibok Girls Still On- Presidency
The Presidency has reassured parents and all concerned citizens that the missing students of Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State, remained constantly on the minds of government as they are always on the minds of their parents.
In a message, Presidential Spokesman, Garba Shehu said government would not relent, till it secures the safe return of the abducted girls.
“The Presidency gives assurances that the release of the remaining Chibok girls is still work in progress… No one is giving up hope here. Efforts to secure their release through various channels and activities of the security and intelligence agencies remain on course,”he said.
Shehu stressed that recent successes recorded by the military in the fight against insurgents is a clear pointer to that.
He said: “The recent decisive push by the military against the terrorists gives hope that a breakthrough is possible and could happen anytime soon.
“The Presidency asks for support, understanding and prayers for the military as they discharge their historic mandate to quickly finish off the insurgency war and free all citizens held hostage.