No. 19 kidnapped Chibok schoolgirl, mother of twins found, many insurgents killed
Troops of Operation Hadin Kai have rescued another Chibok girl who gave birth to four-month-old set of twins in Borno State.
The troops in conjunction with the Civilian Joint Task Force(CJTF), conducted operations last Thursday after it stormed the enclave of the terrorist group in the Bula Dawo axis in Bama Local Government Area of Borno State killing an unspecified number of insurgents and several others wounded.
It was gathered that Yana Pogu married one of the Amir (Commanders) who fled the onslaught and leave behind his wife and four children.
According to Zagazola Makama, a Counter Insurgency Expert and Security Analyst in Lake Chad, the troops engaged and overwhelmed the insurgents, neutralising scores of them.
“In the course of the encounter, troops successfully rescued Yana Pogu, a Chibok girl who was number 19 on the missing girl’s list along with her four children,” the source said.
“She was found with a four-month-old set of twins in a very unhealthy condition. Some of the fleeing insurgents also attempted to ambush their troops but while acting on the intelligence, the troops responded swiftly with aggressive fire powers, forcing them to flee.
“More women were rescued after the encounter. They are transferred to 21 Armoured Brigade Bama, for medical attention,” he said.
Boko Haram insurgents had kidnapped 276 female students from the Government Girls Secondary School Chibok in 2014.