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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'Reports of sightings' of kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls

The governor of the Nigerian state of Borno has told the BBC he has information about the whereabouts of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls.

Borno state Governor Kashim Shettima. Credit: REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

Kashim Shettima said he had passed reports of the sightings of the girls to the military for verification.

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