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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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Nigerian President 'cancels trip' to abducted girls' village

Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has cancelled his first visit to the village from which more than 200 girls were abducted because of security fear, a government source has told Reuters.

Jonathan will fly from the capital Abuja to Paris today for a regional summit to discuss the Boko Haram insurgency and wider insecurity and will not now make a stop in the north eastern village of Chibok, said the source.

Goodluck Jonathan, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Credit: Luiz Rampelotto/ Europa Newswire/ABACAUSA.COM

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