Photos of newly rescued Chibok girl surfaces online

One of the abducted female students of the Government Secondary School, Chibok, in Borno State, has been rescued from the clutches of the deadly Islamist-Jihadist terrorism group, Boko Hara.

Coming years after the 2014 attack which led to the abduction of over 200 girls, reports indicated that the girl, identified as Salomi Pogu, was freed on Thursday by troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, deployed in Pulka, in the state.

Photos of newly rescued Chibok girl surfaces onlinePhotos of newly rescued Chibok girl surfaces onlinePhotos of newly rescued Chibok girl surfaces online

In a statement confirming the rescue, the Deputy Director, Public Relations, Theatre Command of Operation Lafiya Dole, Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, said: “So far, preliminary investigations reveal that the young girl identified as Salomi Pagu is the same as the Chibok girl published on serial 86 of the online list of abducted Chibok girls.

“Currently the girl who was intercepted in the company of another young girl, Jamila Adams about 14 years old with a child are in the safe custody of troops and receiving medical attention.”