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Nigerian schoolgirls released

Hundreds of schoolgirls abducted by gunmen in Zamfara state have been released.

Hundreds of schoolgirls abducted by gunmen in Nigeria's north-western Zamfara state have been released. The girls were abducted last Friday and taken to a forest, according to police.

Also in the programme: Singapore's Prime Minister calls for Myanmar's military junta to release Aung San Suu Kyi; and the environmental price of mining Bitcoin.

Photo: Abducted Nigerian schools following their release. Credit: Reuters

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Tue 2 Mar 2021 14:06GMT

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