Rescued Chibok Girl To Meet Pres. Buhari


The Chibok schoolgirl rescued yesterday evening after two years of being kidnaped by Boko Haram terrorists by the Nigerian Army will today, Thursday meet with President Muhammadu Buhari.

An army spokesman said she was found with her four-month old baby and a “suspected Boko Haram terrorist” called Mohammed Hayatu, who claimed to be the girl’s husband, was also detained.

Presidential spokesman Garba Shehu told Reuters that the girl is currently in government house, Borno state, but will be brought to Abuja to meet with the President.

The rescued girl was handed over to Borno State Governor, Kashim Shetima, at the Government House in Maiduguri by the Acting General Officer Commanding 7 Division, Brig. Gen. Victor Ezugwu, on Wednesday night.