FG advised to ignore Mama Boko Haram


A mediator said to be part of the negotiations for the release of some of the Chibok girls, has cast doubt over claims by self-acclaimed female negotiator, Aisha Wakil, aka Mama Boko Haram, that the abductors of the 110 Dapchi schoolgirls had contacted her.

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The mediator, who spoke to Vanguard on condition of anonymity, said Wakili was unnecessarily seeking attention and advised the federal government to give her a cold shoulder.

“I don’t think any Boko Haram element from the Abubakar Shekau faction or the Benawi faction ever called her about the abduction and the location of the victims. I would advise that government just ignores the woman,” the mediator told the paper.

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