Father waits for news after Nigeria kidnappings

The United States has sent manned surveillance aircraft over Nigeria, in an effort to help find more than 200 schoolgirls who were abducted by a militant Islamist group. Meanwhile, ITV News has spoken to the father of one of the missing girls.

ITV News International Affairs Editor Rageh Omaar showed him footage released yesterday of the girls - to see if he recognised his own child:

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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.