Abducted Chibok schoolgirl found with baby by Nigerian army

The girl, Maryam Ali Maiyanga, was “discovered to be carrying a 10-month-old son”, army spokesman says


  • More than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped in 2014
  • Boko Haram freed 21 of the girls in October CHIBOK SCHOOL GIRL RESCUE
  • Army offensive in Boko Haram’s forest stronghold (Adds quotes, details, background) CHIBOK SCHOOL GIRL RESCUE

By Alexis Akwagyiram

LAGOS, Nov 5 (Reuters) – One of more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by jihadist group Boko Haram from their school in northeast Nigeria’s Chibok in 2014 has been found by soldiers, a Nigerian army spokesman said on Saturday, weeks after the militants released 21 of the girls.

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Date of Publication:  NOV. 2016


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