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Buhari directs military to take control of Yobe school

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru
ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has directed the military and other security agencies to take charge and control of Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State.

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Already, the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali will be leading the delegation to Yobe today to get first hand information on what happened and the present situation of things.

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed who disclosed this to State House Correspondents yesterday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, did not give details of the situation.

According to Mohammed, “Mr. President has directed military and other security agencies to take immediate charge and control of Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, and informed him of developments.

“He has released a delegation led by the Minister of defence to Dapchi, to get first hand information as to what is happening.

“Others in the delegation are Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of Information.”

On what could be additional information as regards the missing girls aside the 48 that have reportedly returned, he said, “That is precisely why Mr. President is in direct contact with military and police and as soon as we get any information we will let you know.”


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