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Nigeria, Boko Haram to Discuss Girls' Release

The Nigerian government said it plans to discuss with Boko Haram this coming week the terms for the release of more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by the militant group in April. The two sides agreed to a cease-fire on Friday. Top Nigerian presidential aide Hassan Tukur told VOA's Hausa news service that the militants have agreed in principle to free the schoolgirls, who were taken in Borno state. Talks on the issue are expected to continue in Chad on Monday. 'Cautiously...

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