Breaking: Boko Haram Abducts Dozens of Women in Fresh Attack
AREWA AGENDA – Over a dozen women and girls have been abducted by dreaded terrorist sect, Boko Haram during a fresh attack on a Borno community.
The attack occurred on Friday night as the insurgents invaded Malaharam in Biu Local Government at about 11pm, security sources disclosed to daily sun.
On the night of 14 April 2014, 276 female students were kidnapped from a Secondary School in the town of Chibok in Borno State.
57 of the schoolgirls were rescued by the Nigerian Army the next few months and some have described their capture in appearances at international human rights conferences.
A further 21 girls were freed in October 2016, while another was rescued the next month. Another was found in January 2017. 82 more girls were freed in May 2017 and one of the girls was rescued in January 2018.
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