Boko Haram Recaptures 45 Women Out Of 63 Who Escaped From Sambisa Forest
July 7, 2014 – Boko Haram Recaptures 45 Women Out Of 63 Who Escaped From Sambisa Forest
45 out of the 63 women who escaped from Boko Haram camp yesterday have been recaptured by their abductors.
The women were captured by Boko Haram terrorists at Damboa and Chibok villages in Borno State after attacking military and police formations in Damboa last Friday night.
Sources said that those who escaped from the gunmen were 18, leaving 45 abductees in the hands of insurgents.
Scores of the Boko Haram insurgents and 17 soldiers and several policemen died during the attack to re-capture the women and children.
A Vigilante member identified as Abass Gava confirmed the re-abduction today;
“It is very unfortunate and shocking to tell you today (yesterday) that 45 of the 63 escaped women and children were kidnapped again on Sunday night, leaving only 18 that ran into this forests.”