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Gunmen abducted the girls from the government school in Jangebe town on Friday, in a series of mass kidnappings of students
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The Government Secondary Jangebe School in Zamfara state was the scene of the latest mass abduction of school children in northern Nigeria.
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The attempted kidnapping took place in Dandume, about 64 kilometres from Kankara, the town where the earlier kidnapping of schoolboys occurred.
The students' nightmare began on Dec 11 when they were seized by men armed with AK-47 rifles from the Government School in Nigeria's Kankara village
Attackers set fire to Nigerian village market, houses and began shooting at anyone who tried to flee during the assault that began Saturday night
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Philipe Nathan Walton was picked up from his farm in Massalata in southern Niger on Tuesday.
In Lagos, Nigeria's largest city, protesters blocked the road to the international airport and the main highway into the city.
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"We were freed because we are Muslim girls and they didn't want us to suffer. That is why they released us."