The decision would allow for aid deliveries and medical evacuations. However, some of the biggest jihadist rebel groups, and their associates, are not covered by the truce, raising questions about its real impact. Also, the names of 105 girls kidnapped by Boko Haram last week are released, and a report from a festival celebrating the hairstyle that time forgot - Mulletfest.
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