Its been exactly one month since Nigerians elected Muhammadu Buhari as their new president, and already there are signs of progress in Africa’s most populous country.


Earlier today, the Nigerian Armed Forces announced on twitter that they rescued 200 girls and 93 women in the Sambisa Forest, but stopped short of validating whether or not any of the girls were part of the missing 200+ Chibok girls kidnapped by Boko Haram over a year ago. In conjunction with the updates on twitter, Nigeria’s military forces also announced that the women and girls were being treated and .





Over a year ago, two hashtags entitled #BringBackOurGirls and #BringOurGirlsBack, went around the world via social media instantaneously, in response to 200+ girls kidnapped by Boko Haram, a militant Islamist group in Nigeria.



We will continue to keep you updated as the story unfolds. In the meantime, tweet us @muidailynews with your commentaries on this new development in Nigeria.