As Nigeria marks the third anniversary of the abduction of 276 Chibok Schoolgirls, President Muhammadu Buhari has said government is willing to bend over backwards to secure the release of the remaining  girls. 

In a message to mark the anniversary, President  Buhari said that government had reached out to their captors, through local and international intermediaries.
The government, he explained, was determined to secure the release of the Chibok girls and others forcefully abducted from their homes and communities and retake the occupied territories.