The Nigerian Army has rescued a lady suspected to be one of the kidnapped girls of the Government Girls Secondary School in Chibok, Borno State.
The Army Headquarters announced through its official Twitter page in the early hours of Wednesday, June 15 that a lady identified as Mary Ngoshe was rescued with a baby by the troops of the 26 Task Force Brigade.
According to reports, the troops were carrying out a patrol around Ngoshe in Borno when they intercepted the lady and her son.
The terse statement on the army social media handle reads: “Troops of 26 Task Force Brigade on patrol around Ngoshe in Borno State on 14 June 2022 intercepted one Mrs Mary Ngoshe and her son. She is believed to be one of the abducted girls from GGSS Chibok in 2014. Further exploitation ongoing.”
See the Nigerian Army publication below to confirm the rescue of the said abducted Chibok girl.
TopNaija recalls that the insurgent group, Boko Haram terrorists, on the night of April 14, 2014, stormed Government Girls Secondary School in Chibok and abducted 276 students mostly Christian female students who were between the age of 16 and 18.
Eight years have passed and some of the girls have not regained their freedom.