Teenager Escapes From Boko Haram Captivity


The Army’s spokesperson in Nigerian, Brigadier General Texas Chukwu has revealed that some of its officers intercepted a 15-year-old girl, Zainab Mohammed, who escaped from the captivity of the Boko Haram insurgents.
According Brig Gen Chukwu, the teenager was intercepted by “troops of 28 Task Force Brigade deployed in operation Lafiya Dole on July 29, 2018, at Gubla after she escaped from one of the terrorists’ camps.
He added that “the hostage will be handed over to the appropriate authority on completion of the investigation.”
Meanwhile, Chukwu also revealed that troops repelled an attack by Boko Haram and recovered one AK 47 rifle, and one magazine containing four rounds of 7.62 mm special ammunition.
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