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Woman identifies Boko Haram member who raped her inside a bank

13 October 2014, 21:31

Maiduguri - A 43-year old woman who was abducted and raped several times by members of the Boko Haram sect has identified one of her abductors in a bank, reports NewsDay.

The woman had gone to the bank in Maiduguri to make some withdrawals when she recognized the man in the queue.

On sighting the man, she screamed saying, “he is the one, he is the one! God will punish you.

Her outbursts attracted other people in the bank, who subsequently held the man before he could escape.

Soldiers were invited to the scene and the man was arrested.

Also read: Boko Haram 'killing people like chickens'

Upon interrogation, the man confessed to belonging to the Islamist sect and confirmed the woman’s account that he, along with other sect members had abducted several women whom they raped on numerous occasions.

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