The Federal Government says it is in talks for the  release of more Chibok girls and other persons held hostage by terrorists.
 
Special Adviser to the president on Media and Publicity ,  Femi Adesina spoke in Lagos at a workshop organised by the Directorate of Army Public Relations,  for its officers, commanding officers and defence correspondents.
 
He said that the government is doing all it can to tackle insurgency and rescue captives from Boko Haram.  

Meanwhile the House of Representatives wants the Presidential Committee on North-east and the National Emergency Management Agency to urgently intervene in the humanitarian challenges in Borno State.

Tahir Monguno, a member of the House of Representatives said that the relocation of displaced persons  has overstretched the town’s social amenities