President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday saluted the efforts of the Nigerian Army for rescuing another Chibok schoolgirl.
In his twitter handle, Buhari commended the soldiers for their gallant efforts to secure the people and territory of Nigeria, describing them as the nation’s heroes.
“I have received the heart-warming news of the rescue of another of our Chibok girls by the Nigerian Army
“I commend our troops, who continue to work gallantly to secure the people and territory of Nigeria. You are our heroes.
According to reports, the Bring Back Our Girls Group, BBOG, has reacted to the release of another Chibok girl by the Boko Haram group.
It was gathered that the released girl, Maryam Ali Maiyanga (number 198 on the list of the missing girls) was rescued Saturday morning by troops in Pulka, Gwoza area of Borno State.
Maryam was abducted along with her twin, Halima Ali (number 197), who is yet to return.
This is coming barely three weeks after the degraded Boko Haram […]
According to reports, the Nigerian Army on Saturday handed over Maryam Ali Maiyanga, the Chibok girl, with her ten-month-old son, to the Borno Government after they were rescued from Pulka, Gwoza Local Government Area, by troops.
Maj-Gen. Lucky Irabor, The Theatre Commander of 7 Div. of Nigeria Army, disclosed this to newsmen in Maiduguri.
Irabor said, ”At about 6 a.m., while screening some escapees from Boko Haram terrorists’ hideout in Sambisa forest, we discovered one of the abducted Government Secondary School Chibok […]
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said that only one of the 21 released Chibok girls has a baby.
On Thursday evening, Osinbajo led some top government officials to visit the girls at the DSS Medical Centre, Airport Road, Abuja, where they are currently receiving medical attention.
Osinbajo, who was accompanied by the Director-General of the DSS, Mr. Lawal Daura; Minister of Information and Culture, Mr. Lai Mohammed; Minister of Women Affairs, Senator Aisha Alhassan; Minister of State, Budget and National Planning, Zaynab Ahmed; […]
Speaking during a bilateral meeting at the UN General Assembly in New York, President Buhari said his government is willing to welcome intermediaries from the global body in a bid to negotiate and rescue the missing chibok school girls.
As a show of commitment to swapping the abducted schoolgirls from Chibok with Boko Haram fighters in custody, President Muhammadu Buhari has told the United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon, that Nigeria would welcome intermediaries from the global body.
Speaking during a bilateral […]
Nigeria is hiding rescued Chibok girl Amina Ali – Kenneth Roth, Executive Director, Human Rights Watch claims
The Executive Director of Human Rights Watch, Kenneth Roth has alleged that the Nigerian Government is hiding Amina Ali Nkeki who was rescued last month. He stated this via twitter
The Executive Director of Human Rights Watch, Kenneth Roth has alleged that the Nigerian Government is hiding Amina Ali Nkeki who was rescued last month. He stated this via
Danladi Idriss, the medical doctor who was quoted to have said Amina Ali Nekki, the rescued Chibok secondary school girl is pregnant has made clarifications.
According to him, the young lady who is now nursing a four-month-old baby, is not pregnant as earlier reports had confirmed. The 19-year-old lady had been rescued by a vigilante group on Tuesday, May 17 in Baale village, which is along the fringes of the Sambisa forest and has been made to see President Muhammadu Buhari.
Amina Ali, who this week became the first of 219 abducted Chibok schoolgirls to be found, had undergone a dramatic transformation since she was seized by Boko Haram nearly two years ago.
“She was completely changed. She had become very thin and awkward,” Blamadu Lawan, the vice-principal of the Government Girls Secondary School in Chibok, northeast Nigeria, told the BBC.
Lawan, who said he identified her when she was brought back to her home town of Mbalala, near Chibok, after being found […]
Man who followed rescued Chibok girl to the state house is her brother, not her abductor – Presidency clarifies
According to the presidency, the man who followed Amina Nkeki to the state house is her elder brother and not the Boko Haram predator who got her pregnant. Also, Amina is the only surviving female in a family of 13. She is not the only child of her family as was earlier speculated
According to the presidency, the man who followed Amina Nkeki to the state house is her elder brother and not the Boko Haram predator who got her pregnant. […]
Members of the Chibok community under the aegis of Kibaku Area Development Association, KADA, yesterday said the rescued Chibok girl, Amina Ali, has no husband.
Chairman of KADA, Tsambido Abana, while speaking with reporters, said Mohammed Hayyatu who was rescued alongside Amina should be referred to as a sexual exploiter not a husband because Amina had no husband before she was abducted.
Abana said, “We condemn, in strong terms, the calling of Mohammad Hayyatu as Boko Haram husband of our daughter; rather, […]
Soldiers reportedly found a second abducted girl, Serah Luka, during a rescue operation last night. There are reports that she is one of the abducted Chibok girls. Army spokesman Col. Usman Sani Kukasheka said Luka is believed to be the daughter of Pastor Luka, who is one of the parents of the missing Chibok girls.
He said that the girl is believed to be number 157 on the list of the 219 missing Chibok girls. He said in a statement:
“At about […]