I spoke with Leah Sharibu’s mother – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday spoke with Rebecca Sharibu, Leah's mother and assuring her that her daughter will be brought back safe and sound.

The president assured Leah’s mother that his government is doing all it could to bring Leah back.

In a statement by the president on Wednesday, he said "The thoughts and prayers of Nigerians are with all those in captivity".

He wrote:

Today I spoke with Mrs Rebecca Sharibu, to reiterate our determination to bring her daughter Leah back home safely. The thoughts & prayers of all Nigerians are with the Sharibu family and the families of all those still in captivity. We will do everything we can to bring them back.