According to reports, some of the secondary school students who were abducted on Monday night have been rescued by security personnel.
121 of the abducted students of the Government
Girls’ Secondary School, Chibok in Borno State
have been freed by troops pursuing the
suspected members of the Boko Haram sect
believed to have carried out the attack. The
number of the freed girls was not disclosed.
According to a statement issued by the
Director Defence Information and
Coordinator, Major-General Chris Olukolade,
some 129 students were abducted on Monday
night by a group of terrorists. Eyewitness had
put the number of abducted girls by the
terrorists at 200.