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Army rescues Yobe school girls

By Adekunle Aliyu

The Yobe State Government has announced that the Nigerian Military have rescued some of the abducted Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC) Yobe Wednesday night.

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The girls, according to a statement signed by Abdullahi Bego the Director-General Press Affairs to Governor Ibrahim Gaidam, were rescued and are now are now in the custody of the Nigerian Army.

“The Yobe State Government hereby informs the public that some of the girls at Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC) whose school was attacked by Boko Haram terrorists last Monday have been rescued by gallant officers and men of the Nigerian Army from the terrorists who abducted them.

“The rescued girls are now in the custody of the Nigerian Army.

“We will provide more details about their number and condition in due course.

“His Excellency Governor Ibrahim Gaidam, who is very grateful for the gallantry and hard work of the officers and men of the Nigerian Army involved in the operation, is monitoring the situation closely and will make a statement in due course” the statement said.”


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