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Nigeria: Captured girls 'face rape danger'

The Nigerian schoolgirls who remain captives of Boko Haram militants "definitely" face the danger of being raped, a senior United Nations official has said.

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Boko Haram leader: 'Allah commands me' to sell girls

The Islamist militant group Boko Haram claimed responsibility for the abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls in Nigeria last month.

Read: Boko Haram 'threatens to sell abducted schoolgirls'

The Islamist militant group Boko Haram claimed responsibility for the abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls in Nigeria last month. In a chilling video message released today, group leader Abubakar Shekau said "Allah command me to sell" the girls.

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