He, however, said that was not what he meant as he was "misquoted".
In all, 105 of the 111 schoolgirls abducted on February 19 from their boarding school in Dapchi were released on Wednesday, raising questions about possible ransom payments.
Police Inspector General Muhammed Abubakar said Saturday that he cancelled a trip to Dapchi to avoid interfering with the release.
The federal government says contrary to the reported figure of 110, Boko Haram insurgents abducted 113 persons from Government Girls Secondary and Technical College in Dapchi, Yobe state.
"I have visited the schools to assess our deployment to the schools; I am here now to visit the military and I spoke to all my officers in the three commands, to encourage them to have a greater synergy with the military and other security agencies".
Of more than 100 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram last month, most have spent their first night back home to Dapchi since being released by the jihadist group. She also spoke about her central role in facilitating the release of the other Dapchi girls.
It would be recalled that one of the freed girls, Khadija Grema told newsmen that one girl was left behind because she refused to denounce her faith.
They said the report did not account for two more girls, one of which went to sell satchet water to pupils in the school.
The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris on Saturday, March 24, confirmed that Sharibu's release is imminent.
Information Minister Lai Mohammed said the girls were released following negotiations with the insurgents and that no ransom payment or prisoner swap was carried out.
President Muhammadu Buhari vowed on Twitter to do "everything in our power to bring Leah back safely".
Speaking at the gathering, the member representing Gujba, Gulani, Damaturu, Tarmuwa, Yunusari and Dapchi at the House of Representatives, Bukar Goni, informed the gathering that all the students were found to be in good health condition and thanked the President, the Yobe state governor and all Nigerians for their support throughout the period of their captivity.
The spending bill, which President Donald Trump signed on Friday, also includes grants to help schools prevent gun violence. The rallies come in the aftermath of the shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida on February 14 that took 17 lives.
It also makes Dropbox's IPO the biggest for a tech company since Snapchat 's parent company Snap went public in March 2017. Dropbox provides free cloud storage, file synchronization and personal cloud feature along with client software.
The world record holder in the 100m and 200m sprint was seen training along with some of the biggest stars from the club. We would love to see him sign for a club just to use him on Federation Internationale de Football Association 18.
The policies include a total of nearly $ 50 billion in tariffs on imports from the nation and other penalties. The move has raised fears about a trade war on wall street and caution among agriculture producers.
The Boeing 787-9 landed just after 5 in the afternoon, after covering 14,525km to arrive about 15 minutes early. But the airline plans to restart flights on the route, using the ultra-long range version of the Airbus A350.
However, overall the analysis found the proportion of preventable cases of cancer had fallen - from 42.7% in 2011 to 37.7%. Being overweight or obese is another risk factor for cancer , with 6.3% of cancer cases being linked to excess weight.
Investigators say the bodies of an Iowa couple and their two children have been found in a rented condo in Mexico . On March 16, the State Department provided a traveling advising caution tourists regarding traveling to Mexico.
Some may consider it a surprise that he's even going to Russian Federation , but Southgate his experience could prove invaluable. And I do love the way he's got us playing from deep. "We had the best record in qualifying defensively".
Up to 8 inches of snow had fallen in some Philadelphia suburbs by midafternoon, and 13 inches outside Allentown, Pennsylvania. Several schools districts across the tri-state began posting closures Tuesday afternoon ahead of the storm's arrival.
Judge Pablo Llarena's decision to bring formal charges means the secessionist leaders face potential jail terms of 25-30 years. Catalan television aired footage of more crowds in towns in the region, including Vic and Tarragona.
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Grab takes over Uber's Asia-Pacific operations
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Pakistan condemns missile attack on Saudi Arabia
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Bank of England keeps rates on hold, hints at May rise
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The Seminoles got hot with 2:07 remaining in the game and went on a 10-2 run to pull within two points of the Wolverines. Loyola-Chicago is blowing away expectations that its Elite Eight matchup with Kansas State would be a close game.
Earth Hour marked by Ottawa electrical company
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Palestinian teen gets prison for slapping Israeli soldier
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