The Federal Government on Friday said it has extended the search for the 110 abducted Dapchi schoolgirls to the neighbouring countries.
This was revealed in a statement signed by Segun Adeyemi, Special Adviser to the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed.
Top military and security officials on Thursday traveled to the North-east to add more urgency to the search, which has now been extended beyond the North-east region.
The statement listed the officials to include the Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin; Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas; Chief of Army Staff; Lieutenant–General Tukur Buratai and the Director-General of the Department of State Services, Lawal Daura.
“They joined the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, who had earlier relocated to the North-east, as well as the National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Monguno, who has also visited the theatre,” Mohamed said in the