Recall that over 200 school girls were abducted by Boko Haram insurgents in Chibok, Borno State during the administration of Jonathan with none of the girls released then
Jonathan has explained In a book “Against The Run of Play, that his then government was committed to the release of the abducted Chibok girls, but said there was a different feeling by Boko haram as at then about him who constantly referred to him as an infidel.
He said based on that feeling, the insurgents refused to cooperate with his government.
Jonathan said, “What is happening now with regards to Boko Haram was the same thing that happened to me regarding Niger Delta militants in 2007.
He maintained that he did his best during his administration to counter insurgency,since coming on board, the Buhari-led Administration has been able to secure the release of some of the girls.