Nigeria: Hundreds of abducted schoolboys released

– – Over 300 schoolboys kidnapped from a boarding school in Nigeria last week have been freed. Authorities in the Katsina state were the incident occurred have revealed that those rescued are in a good condition. In a statement, the authorities said the boys were being taken to the regional capital Katsina City to reunite with their families. Islamist militant group Boko Haram, which claimed responsibility had hours earlier released a video apparently showing some of the boys. Although the local authorities believe the video released by Boko Haram was authentic, they believe an impersonators…

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