The Federal Government have also confirmed the release of 76 abducted students of Government Girls Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State. The government said the girls were released unconditionally following the intervention of “some friends of Nigeria.”
A statement by the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said the 76 girls were those that had been documented so far.
A residents also confirmed to The Nation that the girls are currently receiving treatment at the General Hospital in Dapchi.
“The girls are looking terrible. Most of them are on drip because they very exhausted and underfed, ” a medical personnel at the hospital said.
At least 110 students were abducted from their hostels by Boko Haram militants on February 19. We are happy some are back, may God let others be returned safely too, Amen.