The first of more than 200 abducted Chibok schoolgirls to be rescued from Boko Haram after two years in captivity, said yesterday in her first interview that she just wants to go home.
Amina Ali and her four-month-old baby were rescued in May near Damboa in Borno state by soldiers and a civilian vigilante group, more than two years after being kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents from the Government Secondary School (GSS) in Chibok.
The 21-year-old and her child have since been […]
The rescued Chibok school girl, Amina Ali, was on Wednesday airlifted by Nigeria Air Force Super Puma aircraft from Damboa to Maiduguri along with her baby and supposed husband, Mohammed Hayatu.
Prior to that, they were examined at the Air Force medical facility and were found to be stable and normal blood pressure was observed.
Army spokesman, Col. Sani Usman, said Amina was later released to the Operation LAFIYA DOLE headquarters for further investigation and handing over.
According to him, after preliminary investigation, […]
Nigerian Army on Wednesday said in continuation of Operation CRACKDOWN, troops of 25 Brigade Damboa in conjunction with Civilian JTF deployed in one of the blocking positions at Baale, near Damboa, rescued one Miss Amina Ali and a suspected Boko Haram terrorist, Mohammed Hayatu, who claimed to be her husband.
Col. Sani Usman, Army spokesman said both were taken to Headquarters 25 Task Force Brigade Damboa at about 2.30pm today.
He said preliminary investigation showed that she was indeed one of the […]