The Nigerian Army on Thursday, said its troop has rescued another of the about 280 Chibok girls abducted by members of the dreaded Boko Haram sect .
Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, the Deputy Director Public Relations, Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, who confirmed the development said, the girl, identified as Salomi Pagu, is number 86 on the list of the Chibok girls abducted on April 14, 2014.
According to him, the lady was rescued by troops of Operation Lafiya Dole deployed in Pulka on Thursday.
His words: “So far, preliminary investigations revealed 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.”
Nwachukwu said Pagu, who was rescued together with another young lady, whose name was given as Jamila Adams, 14, was with a child and both are in the safe custody of troops, while also receiving medical attention.